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Pit bull put down after fatal attack in Bell County, Kentucky

ARJAY, Ky. (WATE) - A pit bull that ran away Sunday morning after a fatal attack in the Wiser Branch area of Bell County, Kentucky was put down Monday afternoon.

Two pit bulls are suspected in the death of Lorraine Brock Saylor, 66, on Sunday morning. Her husband was also hurt by the dogs. One of the pit bulls was shot and killed while the other ran off.

The remaining pit bull returned to it's owner's residence at 2:00 p.m. Monday afternoon. It was injured from gunfire. The dog was then put down by the Bell County Sheriff’s Department and Bell County Animal Shelter.

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