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Pit bull attacks woman in Simi Valley

November 13, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A pit bull attacked an elderly woman while walking her dog Saturday morning in Simi Valley, according to police.Police said a neighborhood heard a commotion, ran out and saw the woman who had apparently been bitten on the hand and the arm.

The pit bull was taken away by animal control. Officials said it may have to be euthanized.

Residents say a dog in the neighborhood was also attacked by the pit bull on a previous occasion.