Belmont County Sheriff’s Deputy attacked by dog

Special to the Enter

MAYNARD -- A Belmont County Sheriff’s Deputy was attacked by a pit bull on May 8 after being dispatched to a call near Maynard.

According to reports, the incident took place at a residence on Jug Run Road.

The sheriff’s office confirmed the deputy was transported to a local hospital by the Barton EMS and was treated and released.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.