Dogs euthanized after attacking 9-year-old in Charlotte

- The two dogs that attacked a 9-year-old boy seriously injuring him have been euthanized, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Care & Control.

CMPD AC&C obtained an owner surrender on both dogs that were involved in the attack incident that took place near Cherrycrest Lane on Sunday, April 10.

The dogs completed a 10-day rabies quarantine Wednesday, April 20, and were humanely euthanized, according to AC&C.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg AC&C, the young boy had been playing in a nearby wooded path near Archdale Neighborhood Park when he was attacked by the dogs.

Police said one dog was a 3-year-old pit bull mix and the other was a 6-year-old pit bull mix. 

Neither dog was up to date on their rabies vaccinations, according to officials. 

The investigation has been closed and there are no charges. 

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