A 4-year-old boy died after being mauled by multiple pit bulls Wednesday.
The incident occurred at the 15500 block of Baylis Street in Detroit.
Local 4 reports 4-year-old Xavier Strickland was walking down the street with his mother, Lucile Strickland, when the neighbor’s dogs attacked.
Witnesses say the dogs dragged the toddler under a fence. Police shot two of the dogs and were able to capture them.
Xavier was rushed to the hospital where he later died.