After argument dog attacks woman on Long Island

Long Island news from Eyewitness News

December 6, 2011 12:07:32 PM PST
A dog attacked a woman after she was fighting with her mother.

Police say the 18-month-old pitbull saw the two fighting, became agitated and bit the daughter on her head.

The mother stabbed the pitbull with a kitchen knife to help her daughter.

The victim is getting stitches.

Animal cotrol took the dog and said they will put it down.