Pit bull bites 4-year-old girl

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A 4-year-old child is recovering after the neighbor's pit bull bit her in her own yard. Boynton Beach police say the child had cuts and scratches.

She was treated at Bethesda Memorial Hospital. It looks like the dog got out through an open gate Tuesday.

Animal Care and Control says the owner has until 4 p.m. Wednesday to bring the dog to the shelter for quarantine.

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