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Dog attacks person in Grimesland

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GRIMESLAND, N.C. -

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office is investigating a dog attack in Grimesland.

Christy Wallace with the Sheriff's Office tells 9 On Your Side a man was outside feeding his dog when his neighbor's pit bull came up and attacked him. Wallace says the man stepped in between them to break it up and that's when he was bit twice.

The man was taken to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Wallace says the owner has relinquished the dog to Pitt County Animal Control.

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