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Long Beach woman seriously injured in pit bull attack

Investigators are shown at the scene of a pit bull attack in Long Beach on Saturday, May 12, 2012.

May 13, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A woman in Long Beach was seriously injured after being attacked by two pit bulls while walking her dog.

The incident happened at about 6 p.m. in the 200 block of Harcourt Street. The woman was taken to an area hospital. Another person, a passerby, may have been injured as well.

Officers used a Taser on one of the dogs. However, they were still not able to control the animal, so they shot and killed it.

A second pit bull was taken into custody by Animal Control.

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