A week ago today a 14-year-old girl was bitten by a dog and suffered a severe injury. The investigation remains open and the dog involved has not been found at this time. Washington Police Chief Greg Goodman stated that the department is looking for the dog and it is described as a medium-sized, all brown, pit-bull type dog and anyone with information is asked to call police department at 653-2256.
The girl that was hurt is looking at various surgery options. The incident occurred last Friday at approximately 8:40 p.m. near the intersection of Avenue C and West Madison Street.
KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.