Woman needs over 100 stitches after Decatur dog bite

April 17, 2008

An Illinois woman was bitten several times by a stray dog outside a Circle K gas station in Decatur.

According to The Decatur Herald-Review, the Decatur dog bite occurred as the woman was entering the convenience store at the gas station. The dog, which the woman identified as a pit bull, came out from behind a set of trashcans at the gas station and attacked the woman.

The Illinois woman suffered several cuts in the Decatur dog bite that resulted in over 100 stitches.

Animal control is still searching for the stray dog.

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