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North Carolina 6-Year-Old Mauled To Death By Neighbor’s Pit Bull

The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office was called to a residence in Hendersonville, south of Asheville, on Tuesday and found the boy, Joshua Phillip Strother, lying unresponsive in the fenced backyard. The 1-year-old male pit bull there was so aggressive officers had to shoot and kill the dog so emergency workers could get to the child, sheriff’s office spokesman Maj. Frank Stout said.


File photo of a cop car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

3-Year-Old Girl Accidentally Shoots, Kills Self

Investigators in Bradley County say a 3-year-old girl has died after accidentally shooting herself at home.