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Woman charged after Chatham County deputies say her four dogs attacked three people

NEWS. WE ARE FOLLOWING SEVERAL OTHER TOP STORIES THIS AFTERNOON. CHRISTINE CRUZ IS IN THE STUDIO TONIGHT WITH A CLOSER LOOK AT WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW. CRISTINA. DAVONTE AND LINDSEY, WE START WITH A DEVELOPING STORY OUTSIDE OF LOS ANGELES. POLICE HAVE OPENED AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEATH OF ACTOR MATTHEW PERRY. OFFICERS ARE TRYING TO FIND OUT WHY THE FRIENDS STAR HAD HIGH LEVELS OF KETAMINE IN HER BLOOD AT THE TIME OF HER DEATH. THEY ALSO WANT TO KNOW WHERE HE GOT THE DRUGS. PERRY WAS FOUND UNRESPONSIVE IN THE JACUZZI OF HIS HOME IN LOS ANGELES IN OCTOBER. HIS AUTOPSY, RELEASED IN DECEMBER, FOUND THAT THE AMOUNT OF KETAMINE IN HIS BLOOD WAS IN THE RANGE USED FOR GENERAL ANESTHESIA DURING SURGERY IN HIGH POINT, POLICE SAY MORE THAN 50 DOGS WERE TAKEN FROM A HOUSE YESTERDAY AS PART OF AN INVESTIGATION . HERE’S A PHOTO WE RECEIVED OF THE SCENE ON PROSPECT STREET. DETAILS ARE LIMITED, BUT HIGH POINT POLICE CONFIRMED THIS IS NOT THE FIRST TIME AN ANIMAL RESCUE ORGANIZATION RESPONSED TO THAT HOUSE. LAST WEEK, MORE THAN A DOZEN DOGS WERE TAKEN. NOW, OFFICERS SAY ONE OF THE CONFISCATED DOGS DIED. AND IN GUILFORD COUNTY, COMMUNITY MEMBERS GATHERED TODAY TO HONOR OFFICERS KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY. TODAY’S LAW ENFORCEMENT MEMORIAL HONORED 26 OFFICERS, INCLUDING GREENSBORO POLICE SERGEANT PHILLIP DALE PHOENIX, WHO WAS SHOT AND KILLED ON DECEMBER 30 OF LAST YEAR. YOU CAN HEAR HOW THE HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT IS REFLECTING ON THE LIVES LOST AT FIVE AND SIX. AND THAT’S A LOOK AT TODAY’S TOP STORIES. WE WILL HAVE MORE HEADLINES COMING SOON AT FIVE IN THE STUDIO.

North Carolina woman charged after Chatham County deputies say her four dogs attacked three people

Chatham County authorities charged a Hope Mills woman Tuesday after they said her four dogs attacked three people in Chatham County. According to the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office, four dogs attacked a woman and her child around 6:30 pm Monday. Summerfield Mayor Confirms ‘Collective’ Staff Resignations 1 Seriously Injured in Wilkes County Motorcycle Crash, NC State Highway Patrol Says 2 Dead, 2 Children Injured in Shooting; Shooter dies from “self-inflicted gunshot,” Caswell County Sheriff’s Office says. Get the latest news of interest by clicking here. Chatham County authorities also learned that dogs attacked a 66-year-old Cary man around 2 p.m. Monday. owner, Brittney Fountain, 31, with four counts of animal cruelty, four counts of animal abandonment, one count of violation of rabies vaccination for a dog and numerous violations of Chatham County ordinances. Stay up to date with the latest news and weather by downloading the WXII app here. Authorities took the surviving dogs to the Chatham Sheriff’s Animal Resource Center. The dead dog will be tested for rabies at a state laboratory. For more on this story, visit our news partner, WRAL.Watch: Streaming newscasts NOWCASTNAVIGATE: Home | Weather | Watch NOWCAST TV | Local news | National | News we love | TRENDING STORIES

Chatham County authorities charged a Hope Mills woman Tuesday after they said her four dogs attacked three people in Chatham County.

According to the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office, four dogs attacked a woman and her child around 6:30 p.m. Monday.

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Chatham County authorities also learned that dogs attacked a 66-year-old Cary man around 2 p.m. Monday.

Authorities charged the dogs’ owner, Brittney Fountain, 31, with four counts of animal cruelty, four counts of animal abandonment, one count of violation of rabies vaccination for a dog and numerous ordinance violations. of Chatham County.

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Authorities took the surviving dogs to the Chatham Sheriff’s Animal Resource Center.

The dead dog will be tested for rabies at a state laboratory.

For more on this story, visit our news partner, WRAL.

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