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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 17:12 - Updated Wed, 12 Oct 2011 17:12

Pit bulls devour four-year child


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Luanda – A four-year child was devoured by two pit bulls on Monday in a Luanda Gamek neighbourhood home, Angop learned.

Speaking to Angop, Maria Isabel, aunt of the victim, said the child was killed in the attack as a result of the injuries sustained.

In the attack, the child had part of the throat, an arm, a leg and the belly mauled.

According to the source, the boy was attacked while playing on the ground of a friend of his mother where he was left with a sister at the care of the maid.

This is the first such a case in Luanda this year.