6-year-old Parma girl in critical condition after family dog attack

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CLEVELAND-A 6-year-old  Parma girl remains in critical condition at MetroHealth Medical Center after being attacked by a  dog.

Cleveland police said the incident happened Tuesday around 9:30 p.m. at a home on West 22nd, when a pit bull attacked its owner.

Two people were taken to MetroHealth Medical Center, the young girl and a 32-year-old woman.

An off-duty Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s officer shot the dog, who was later taken to the city kennel until further notice.

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