Princeton man kills pitbull in self defense: RCMP

A Princeton man killed his pitbull in self defense after it attacked him on April 25, the Princeton RCMP said.

  • Apr. 27, 2012 1:00 p.m.

A Princeton man killed his pitbull in self defense after it attacked him on April 25, the Princeton RCMP said.

The RCMP were called to the house for a complaint of two dogs fighting. When the arrived the man told them what had happened.

The man suffered serious injuries to his arm that needed immediate medical attention. He was driven to the Princeton Hospital and has been releases.

The RCMP are not pressing charges and will not say how the dog was killed.