Video: Charges Filed in West Point County Dog Attack
WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI)–The mother and grandmother of a child attacked by a pit bull have been charged in connection with the mauling a 3 year old. Kathlene Rachella and 41 year old Kathlene Gladney are both charged with aggravated assault. West Point Police Chief Brinkley says the dog was being housed in violation of a city ordinance and the owner’s are responsible for the canine. You may recall, a three year old boy was attacked by the dog in the five hundred block of Clay Street last Thursday. The child had to be hospitalized for his non-life-threatening injuries.