8-month-old girl killed in Florida dog attack

Possible pit bull attack

MIRAMAR, Fla. – An 8-month-old girl was killed in a dog attack Wednesday in Miramar, police said.

Miramar police confirmed that the infant was killed by her family's pit bull while she was in the care of her grandmother, WPLG reports. 

The baby was sitting on a bouncy chair in a bedroom when she was killed, authorities said. 

Animal control was at the scene. Fire Rescue officials said the incident is now a police investigation. 

Courtesy of WPLG