Warren police: Girl, 9, injured in pit bull attack

The Detroit News

A 9-year-old girl was injured Friday evening after she was attacked by a pit bull at a home in Warren, police said.

The incident was reported in the 11300 block of Jackson, near Eight Mile, after 5 p.m., police said.

Animal control officers took the pit bull. It wasn’t immediately clear what sparked the attack or if the owners would face charges.

The child was rushed to a hospital for treatment. Police did not have an update late Friday on her condition or the extent of her injuries, but she was expected to survive.