Boy recovering from dog attack

Boy recovering from dog attack

CACHE, Okla._A young boy who was attacked by a dog in Cache Wednesday afternoon is recovering.

Cache Police Chief Donna Kimmel said the boy underwent emergency surgery at OU Children's Hospital. Kimmel said she went to visit the boy and he was resting. She also said he had been talking.

The two-year-old was attacked around 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at a home near the intersection of Elk and West E Street. Sources at city hall said the dog was a pit bull mix.

The dog was later captured and its owner has also come forward. Police said the owner knew the dog was loose.

Police have not said if any citations will be issued.