Officials looking for dog that bit child
Police: Dog on leash bit child near north side elementary school Tuesday
Health officials are looking for a dog that bit a child on Madison’s north side Tuesday, according to a release.
Officials said the dog is described as small with medium-length, white fur.
The incident occurred around 7 a.m. near Gompers Elementary School at 1502 Wyoming Way, according to the release.
Officials said the child with bitten as he ran past the dog that was being walked on a leash on the sidewalk.
Officials ask anyone with information regarding the incident to call 255-2345 and ask for the animal services officer.
If the animal is not located, the victim may be required to complete a series of painful and costly injections to prevent rabies, according to the release.
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