Stray dog saved a woman from a robber

Homeless pit bull intervened in the robbery, protecting a woman from a criminal. The incident occurred in the evening in Knoxville, Tennessee, when the victim was returning home after work.Suddenly at the next turn she attacked the unknown man.

The woman could see his face in the dark, but noticed how he pulled out a knife. The robber demanded her money, jewelry and other valuables.


The offender stated that if she did not give what he demands, he will use the weapon. When the man started to twist the woman hand a homeless pit bull lying nearby, responded immediately. The dog took an aggressive behavior of men as a threat and roared at him.
When he yelled at the woman, so she hurried to the pit bull attacked the robber and clung to his teeth. The man managed to hit the dog with a knife several times before she bit his hand. At this time the woman managed to call the patrol which was nearby.
Police arrived to the scene just a few minutes after the call. Before their eyes appeared a frightened woman and a bloody dog. Animal urgently was taken to a veterinary center.
The surgeons who operated on the dog, said that she twice was on the edge of life and death, but they managed to save her. Treatment of pit bull paid the woman he saved. Chief veterinarian Charles Welch said that a woman is going to pick up the dog after it is fully cured.
A police officer, who was in the squad that arrived to the scene, Timothy Clay is sure that the culprit will soon be caught. The police have the blood of the robber. Besides, the man could not get far, since he had received serious bites.
Experts have determined that the age of a pit bull is 7 years old. The police believe the dog is a real hero. The victim asked not to disclose the data, but she was adamant that will be able to repay your future pet dearly for what he saved her.

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