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Indiana boy attacked by dog

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This happened Friday afternoon on the east side of Indianapolis. This happened Friday afternoon on the east side of Indianapolis.

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (WAVE) - A 12-year-old boy is recovering in a hospital tonight after being mauled by a pit bull.

This happened Friday afternoon on the east side of Indianapolis. Neighbor's said at one point, the boy's arm was in the pit bull's mouth and the dog wasn't letting go.

Witnesses tried to stop the attack one even stabbed the dog in the eye with a knife and a curtain rod. The dog eventually stopped attacking after another neighbor fired six shots in the air. T

he owner of the dog has been cited.

Right now the condition of the boy is unknown.

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