Juvenile attacked by pit bull

STEUBENVILLE — City Police reported a juvenile was attacked by a pit bull on Sunday while he was trying to break up a dog fight.

The juvenile told officers he was walking a dog near Union Avenue around 9:22 a.m. Sunday when a pit bull and the dog the juvenile was walking got into a fight. The juvenile said he bent down to break up the fight and the pit bull bit him on the nose and lips.

Police unsuccessfully searched the area for the pit bull.

Anti-fraud seminar set

STEUBENVILLE — Hancock County Savings Bank will hold an anti-fraud and scam seminar for senior citizens beginning at noon Wednesday at the Prime Time Center, 300 Lovers Lane.

The free presentation is designed to help protect seniors from predators who do their work online and by phone. The afternoon will include refreshments and prizes.


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