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Pit bull attacks man, dog in Upland; owner facing charges

A map indicates the area near the 1700 block of Partridge Avenue in Upland where a pit bull attacked a man and his dog on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (Google maps)

August 26, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man and his dog are recovering from injuries they received from a pit bull attack in Upland Sunday.

The incident occurred in the 1700 block of Partridge Avenue around 8:30 p.m.

According to police, the victim was walking his Golden Retriever at the time of the attack. He suffered a minor injury to his hand. His dog was also hurt.

The pit bull was taken to animal control following the attack.

The pit bull owner will be charged for vicious dog violation.