Dec 24, 2022
By Jeremy Logan
Police in Hamilton, Ontario say they have charged a woman after she let her dog loose in a local restaurant, where it attacked 11 people.
The victims have injuries that range from minor to serious, including two that will require surgery.
Police say in a release that they were called to the restaurant shortly after 7:00 p.m. Thursday and found a chaotic scene including numerous dog attack victims.
They allege the 32-year-old suspect encouraged the dog to attack.
Police say when the dog continued to be aggressive they shocked it with a conductive energy weapon, resulting in the animal’s death.
According to reports, the unidentified lady is accused with six charges of criminal negligence causing bodily harm, four counts of making utter threats to cause death or bodily damage, and one act of aggravated assault with a weapon.