Critically injured girl transferred to another hospital
Critically injured girl transferred to another
The 7-year-old girl who was attacked by dogs
in Murupara has been transferred by helicopter to
Middlemore Hospital in Counties Manukau.
She remains in a
Police have completed the scene
examination and will continue enquiries tomorrow. The owners
of the dogs are friends of the girl's family and are
cooperating fully with the investigation. The dogs were
immediately put to sleep by a
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