Skip to comments.Mother, daughter found guilty in pit bull attack that led to neighbor's death
Posted on 02/13/2013 11:36:19 AM PST by george76
SAN DIEGO - A mother and daughter whose two pit bulls attacked their 75-year-old neighbor -- who succumbed to her injuries several weeks later -- were convicted Monday of involuntary manslaughter and owning a dangerous animal causing death.
Alba Cornelio, 41, and her 21-year-old daughter, Carla, each face up to four years in prison when sentenced March 11. The defendants were taken into custody after the verdicts
the defendants knew their dogs were dangerous because the canines had attacked a man and his puppy six months before the attack on Emako Mendoza.
Mendoza was attacked in her fenced-in yard when she went outside to get her newspaper. The victim's left arm had to be amputated below the elbow and her left leg amputated below the knee. Doctors later amputated her right leg.
Mendoza's husband told 10News last year that the neighbors never apologized for the incident.
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You’ve posted two pit bull threads within a few minutes. Chet99 is that you?
Stupid people owning animals they should not own.
I would have given them more time to rot in prison.
max of only four years. guess that’s how you kill someone virtually scot free, nobody gets the max.
Another reason to carry.
Police look for pit bulls in 4 Long Island attacks
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
LAKEVIEW (WABC) — Nassau County police are on the lookout for two pit bulls that attacked four people in separate incidents on Long Island Tuesday....A teenager and three women had to go to the hospital, but the extent of their injuries was not clear.....