HOUSTON (FOX 26) - A child was attacked by a dog Friday morning in northwest Harris County.
It happened just before 7:30 a.m. on the 7300 block of Alabonson Road.
Harris County deputies say an unidentified citizen shot and killed the dog before a deputy arrived on the scene.
The 5-year-old boy suffered injuries to the leg that are not life-threatening.
He was taken to hospital for evaluation and treatment.