CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) – Cape Girardeau police say a young child died after being mauled by a dog.
KFVS reports officers who went to the home Friday found a 13-month-old girl had been attacked by a dog that lived at the home.
The child was pronounced dead at an area hospital.
Police say the dog was taken to a shelter to be euthanized.
No other details have been released.
Information from: KFVS-TV