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Man attacked by dog in Youngstown neighborhood

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Youngstown police are the Mahoning County Dog Warden responded to a violent dog attack in a Youngstown neighborhood late Wednesday night.

Shortly before 10:00 p.m., officers were called to a home on Emery Avenue.

Mahoning County Assistant Dog Warden Dave Nelson says a neighbor called 911 saying that a man had been attacked by a Rottweiler and was bleeding.

The victim was taken to the hospital and his condition is unknown and it's not clear whether the Rottweiler belonged to the man, or was a stray. 

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