Dog that mauled 12-year-old in custody

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It was an “anonymous” tip that helped police find a dog that mauled a 12-year-old boy while he was playing baseball in providence.

A dog was picked up at a Governor street home.

They claim the owner is 22–year old Ariella Palumbo and she's been out of town this week.

Allegedly, a friend of the owner walked the dogs that day without leashes, at Gayno Street Park.

Police will hold both dogs for 2 weeks and there will be a viciousness dog hearing. .

The boy, Jason Feit had four rabies shots yesterday.

He may not have to get a second round if they determine the dog was vaccinated.

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