DAVIDSON, N.C. (WBTV) – A Davidson police officer has been taken to the hospital after he tried to help a woman being attacked by a dog Thursday afternoon.
According to investigators, the officer suffered dog bite wounds to the hand and face.
Police say he was driving by when he saw the dog attacking a woman.
The officer jumped out to help the woman and dog turned on him.
Officers say the dog was not a stray, but was a dog that had gotten away from its owner.