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Philly Cop Shoots, Kills Dog After Attack In Frankford

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- A Philadelphia police officer shot and killed a dog after the dog reportedly attacked her Sunday night.

The incident happened at about 10 p.m. in the 4400 block of Leiper Street in the city's Frankford section.

According to investigators, the dog attacked the female officer and bit her in the hip.

Investigators say the officer discharged her firearm, killing the dog.

Police say the officer was taken to Jeanes Hospital for treatment.

The incident remains under investigation.

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