Possible dog attack in east end; police shoot dog

A dog has been shot and killed in the east end by Ottawa Police amid reports the animal attacked a child.

Officers were called to the Ogilvie-Montreal area at about 3:45 this afternoon.

Police say the 9-1-1 call described a child being attacked by what looked like a pitbull.

The responding officer felt threatened by the large dog, and was forced to open fire.

With files from CTV Ottawa

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