Posted by on November 17, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

A man and woman have been hospitalized with bite wounds after they were attacked by two pit pulls in East Oakland this morning, police said.

The attack occurred in the 2600 block of 63rd Avenue at about 10 a.m., according to police.

In addition, a pit bull that belongs to the female victim was attacked and killed by the two dogs, police said.

The male and female victims currently are listed in stable condition at a local hospital, according to police.

Oakland Animal Services also responded to the attack.

Rebecca Katz, that agency’s director, said Animal Services is investigating the incident and has taken into custody the two pit bulls that were involved in the attack as well as the pit bull that was killed.

Katz said her agency also has taken into a custody another pit bull that’s owned by the man who owns the two pit bulls that were the attackers today.