Two pit bulls jumped a boundary fence and killed a dog and also injured three people.

Police spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli, said that a 67-year-old woman was walking her dog in Kabeljous Street in Jeffreys Bay when two pit bulls jumped a boundary fence of a house and attacked the elderly woman and her dog.  It is believed the dogs killed the woman’s dog then attacked the woman and two other people who came to her rescue.. Majola says the three injured victims were taken to hospital for treatment.  He said the SPCA was summoned to remove the pit bulls.

He said police opened a case of contravention of the Animal Matters Amendment Act (negligently allowing an animal to cause injury to another person) for investigation.