Marysville Police Investigating Pitbull Attack that Injured Man and 14-Year-Old

Police say that the attack happened off of Yuba Street on Tuesday night when a pitbull attacked a 14-year-old and the man who saved him.

Posted: Jan 11, 2019 11:31 AM
Updated: Jan 11, 2019 11:31 AM

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marysville police are investigating a vicious dog boy - and the man who saved him - injured. full page police say it happened off yuba street tuesday night. reporter "walkter makuala" has the story ### pkg nursing his wounds. 28 year old chad bird is happy to be alive. tuesday morning - he was driving by eastlake park in marysville when something caught his attention. (clip 3 3:25 -3:28) i was seeing the three pitbulls chewing on the kids arms and mainly his chest. <butt to> (13:20-13:28) "he was screaming bloody murder , screaming help for anything. screaming for anybody to do anything. chad says as he got closer, he saw several other adults just standing there watching. (4:27- 4:31) "i was astonished that nobody else was helping. i was floored." (5:15-5:22) all three of them were pulling him in a different direction. it was vicious. i thought chunks of him were going to be missing the way they were chewing on him. he said he put his vehicle in park and ran towards them. he started yelling and kicking at the dogs - long enough for the 14 year old boy to get away. but the dogs, then turned on him! (7:40-7:57) i was trying to get them off of my face. i raised a hand like this to stop them from chewing on my face and they grabbed this arm and bit down and one of them was pulling on it, and then the other one came up and got this arm and was pulling on it and then i didn't have no hands to stop the third one. meanwhile - max jacobo who lives across the street- heard the commotion outside and looked out the window. he saw the dogs attack the boy - and then chad. chad scream for help and it was a blood curdling scream, that's when i told my kids hold on. he said he walked outside and grabbed his square tipped shovel and headed over to help chad meanwhile chad... who was thrashing on the ground with all three pitbulls... decided his only chance was to climb top of the hood of his car where he'd be safe. but the car was 50 yards away... he said said he got two dogs off of him and started to run. (9:17 -9:22) " i was thinking i'm going to get away, i'm going to get away and i'm actually going to make it." but they knocked him down again - and attacked. he said he actually made it to the tire of his car but had no more energy or julia julia
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