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Pitbull kills 6-month-old baby playing in walker in front of horrified mother

By Mason White 12:50 PM May 11, 2017
Kamiko Dao Tsuda-Saelee
Kamiko Dao Tsuda-Saelee
By: William Martin

(Scroll down for video) A mother is devastated after her pitbull attacked and killed her baby while the child was playing in a walker, according to police in Nevada.

The Metropolitan Police Department in Las Vegas, said that on Monday, at approximately 1:15 p.m., patrol officers were dispatched to a residence located in the 9100 block of West Brilliant Prairie Court, to investigate reports of a baby injured by a dog.

Officers who arrived at the residence, were advised that medical personnel had transported a 6-month-old baby to Centennial Hills Hospital.

Kamiko Dao Tsuda-Saelee suffered injuries inflicted by a family dog. The child was pronounced deceased shortly after arrival at the hospital.

The investigation initiated by the Las Vegas Police Department Abuse and Neglect Section indicated that the child had been playing in a walker near the 9-year-old dog when the pitbull attacked the child.

The baby’s mother was able to stop the attack, but the child had already suffered significant injuries. The investigation indicated the incident appears to be a tragic accident, and no criminal charges are anticipated.

Clark County Animal Control Officers took custody of the dog
Involved, and it was euthanized.