Janice Foster was working in her flowerbed in her front yard when”an extremely vicious pit bulldog” charged at her, Officer Roy Williams stated.
“[Foster] said she tried to run from the dog when she tripped on the porch steps injuring her left knee. . . When she fell, she grabbed a lounge chair from the porch and threw it at the dog before it would stop,” Officer Williams stated.
A Chattooga County Animal Control officer was called to track the dog. It lives at a residence on Woods Street, according to a report. Animal control put the dog back into the owner’s fenced yard and secured the dog. A note was left on the owner’s fence, according to reports.