Child critically injured after being bit by dog in Mississauga park

Sep 24 2018, 2:41 pm

Police are looking for a dog owner and witnesses after a child was bitten at a Mississauga park.

According to Peel Regional Police, a black and white husky dog attacked a young child in the area of Hwy 403/Eglinton between the hours for 4 and 5:30 pm on Sunday, September 23.

Police say that the incident occurred in a leash-free dog park.

The child, who was initially transported to local hospital and later transported to a Toronto hospital, is currently in critical but stable condition.

Police are asking any witnesses to contact 12 Div CIB at 905-453-3311 ext 1233 or Crimestoppers.

See also