Longview Police are investigating allegations that a pit bull attacked an elderly woman Thursday afternoon. The dog is currently being detained by the Humane Society of Cowlitz County.
Police responded to a call at around 3 p.m. about a woman who was being bitten by a dog on the 200 block of 19th Avenue. The caller said the woman and her dog were injured in the attack.
The woman’s injuries were treated, but no charges were reported as of Friday afternoon.
Police have not released other details and are continuing to investigate.