Puppy Dies from Pitbull Attack

LASALLE – A puppy was killed after a neighbor’s pitbulls got loose in LaSalle. Officers arrived to the area and learned one of two pitbulls attacked a 4-month-old puppy in the 600 block of 6th street. The owner of the victim-dog sought medical attention, however died from its injuries. The owner of the pitbull, was issued citations and voluntarily turned the offending dog over to the LaSalle County Animal Control where the dog was ultimately euthanized.