Animal Control seeks Pitt mix in dog bite incident

SUTHERLIN, Ore. -- Douglas County Animal Control is looking for a dog that they say bit a woman in Sutherlin on Monday.

The County Environmental Health department said a spotted black and white Pitt bull (possibly a mix) bit a woman at 8 pm Monday when she was trying to break up two fighting dogs at the corner of W 6th and Grant Street.

Officials said they are looking for the dog only for observation, which is required by law.

Anyone with information about the dog or its owner is asked to call Environmental Health at 541-440-3574 or Douglas County Animal Control at 541-440-4471.