A dog has been reportedly shot dead by a Police man after attacking and biting a pupil to death in Port-Harcourt, River state.
The unfortunate incident happened along Tessy road in Rumuagholu, off Rumuokoro area in the state capital earlier this morning.
According to reports, the security guard at the house where the dog lived, left the gate open, and the dog escaped into the street and went straight to a primary school without fencing, and attacked pupils in the school.
The dog was said to have also pounced on another child and bit her in the buttocks before an angry policeman shot it to death as claimed by one Chuks Bune who recorded the incident.
The second victim is receiving treatment at Spring Rose Hospital along Rumuagholu road.
Report has it that the guard of the house where the dog escaped from has been arrested by the police.