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Dog owner loses dog, pays fine

Nine-year old Nirel Andrews was attacked by at her home on Cordele Road Nine-year old Nirel Andrews was attacked by at her home on Cordele Road

By Dawn Hobby - bio | email

July 18, 2008

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -  That pit bull that bit a little girl in the face in East Albany will be put to sleep.  

Nine-year old Nirel Andrews was attacked by at her home on Cordele Road July 5th by a neighbor's dog. The bite required seven stitches.  

The owner of the dog, Kathryn McCrory, appeared in court Friday.

The judge ordered the dog euthanized. McCrory was fined $280 and ordered to pay medical expenses for the child.

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