Pitbull shot after an attack in the 2600 block of Cardinal Street
March 15, 2012, 10:16 p.m.
Javier Lopez, 12, approaches a pit bull that was shot dead by police officers on the 2600 block of Cardinal Street. "He used to come to my house," said Lopez, who lives nearby. "The dog was real friendly." The incident was the third attack by pit bulls this week.