Woman, 95, Dies After Being Bitten by Dog in Connecticut - NECN

Woman, 95, Dies After Being Bitten by Dog in Connecticut

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    Elderly Woman Killed by Dog in Suffield

    A 95-year-old woman was attacked and killed by a dog in Suffield on Wednesday, according to police. (Published Friday, Nov. 8, 2019)

    An elderly woman has died after she was bitten by a dog in Suffield Wednesday.

    Police said officers were called to 584 Thrall Avenue just before 3 p.m. When officers arrived they found the victim, 95-year-old Janet D’Aleo of Enfield, bleeding from life-threatening injuries.

    D’Aleo was taken to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Mass., where she died.

    The dog, which police described as a male pitbull pointer mix, was quarantined.

    The case is under investigation.