Fatal Grover Beach Dog Attack Under Investigation
GROVER BEACH, CALIFORNIA (December 13, 2016) – A 64-year-old man was killed and an 85-year-old woman was injured in a vicious dog attack on Nacimiento Avenue on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016, reported KSBY news. (map)
On Tuesday afternoon, David Fear, 64, and Betty Long, 85, suffered severe dog bite wounds outside their homes on Nacimiento Avenue.
Tragically, David Fear died on Friday night, December 16, 2016.
Betty Long is planned to be discharged from the hospital Saturday.
San Luis Obispo County Animal Services found two dogs at the scene of the attack, both belonging to a Grover Beach police officer. The police officer has been plaid on paid administrative leave
They have identified a two-and-a-half-year-old Belgian Malinois as the primary aggressive dog. That dog has since been euthanized.
The dog attack remains under investigation.
A GoFundMe page has been created for the family of David Fear. Please click here to donate.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic incident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a personal injury law firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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