Boy, 4, injured in pit bull attack at his home

Boy sustained bites to his forehead, nose, right cheek, behind left ear

By Melodi Smith - Multimedia Journalist

ORLANDO, Fla. - A 4-year-old boy was mauled by his mother's boyfriend's pit bull on Wednesday morning, officials said.

Officials said the boy was sleeping in his room when the pit bull wandered into his room and he came out of the room crying.

The boy was taken to Florida Hospital Kissimmee with injuries to his forehead, nose, right cheek and behind his left ear.

Officials said the injuries were non-life-threatening.

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