MILLINGTON, Tennessee – Wednesday evening, two children in Millington were killed and their mother was critically injured in a brutal attack at home by their pit bulls.
Police say that two pit bulls attacked and killed a 2-year old girl and a five year old boy, mauling them to death. The mother was also attacked, but managed to survive. She was initially listed as being in critical condition, but had been upgraded to stable condition.
The dogs were confiscated by Memphis Animal Services and euthanized Thursday afternoon.