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Dog bites woman’s chest as she tried to grab her neighbor’s baby

By Mason White 2:32 PM May 7, 2015
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By: Feng Qian
A woman suffered bite wounds on her chest after trying to grab her neighbor’s baby, police in Nigeria said.

Helen Asiquo went to visit her friend in Lagos State yesterday, when she was bitten in the chest by a dog.

Asiquo visited Mary Alaegbu at her residence on Kirikiri Road.

When Asiquo reached the terrace of the house, she saw Alaegbu’s baby crawling on the floor and she decided to pick him up.

As she was doing that, her friend’s dog named Whiskey, ran out of the home and bit her on the chest. The baby fell from her arms to the floor.

According to neighbors Maria, the dog does not allow strangers near the baby. The dog does not have rabies. The injured woman was taken to a nearby hospital, where she was treated and released.