WASHINGTON (Circa) – A child was mauled to death by her family's pet dog on Friday in Alvin, Texas.
The Brazoria County Sheriff's Office said the leopard cur mixed dog attacked the child around 6 p.m.
Officials reported that only the child was injured during this incident.
An autopsy by the Galveston County Medical Examiners will be conducted to determine the child's cause of death, Officials said.
The dog is currently being quarantined.
Officials of the Sheriff's office said, no charges have been filed at this time, while the investigation continues.