Yorkville Police say a Yorkville woman received city ordinance citations after her dog escaped from her backyard and attacked another dog that later succumbed to its injuries.
Police said the incident occurred last Wednesday around 4:41 p.m. in the 2300 block of Emerald Ln.
According to a report, 43 year-old Yeilyn Blanco Pinango of Emerald Ln. was cited for a Dog At Large and for a Dangerous/Vicious Domestic Animal.
Police officials said in a report that Pinango's dog, a Pitbull Labrador mix, escaped and attacked a Yorkshire Terrier. No injuries were reported to humans.
Police officials told WSPY that the dog that attacked was taken to a local animal hospital and was euthanized, following an evaluation.
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