A woman of 75 years died Monday at the county of new york Queens and their child with a disability was injured by the attack of a dog that had been adopted recently, reported local media.
The victim, Louise Herminda, was attacked by the mastiff that had been collected recently from the American Association for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, but I thought return was found to be too aggressive, according to the channel ABC.
The woman passed away today around 6:00.m. ET in the New York-Presbyterian Hospital, while her son, a man of 39 years old who has autism, also suffered injuries, although his life is not in danger.
The dog was sedated by officers from the canine unit of the police of New York and is now under the custody of authorities, according to the same channel, which did not clarify what measures are to be implemented.