Murray County Sheriff's Deputy mauled by dog

Murray County Sheriff's Deputy mauled by dog

September 29th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

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CHATSWORTH, Ga. - A Murray County Sheriff's Deputy who was assigned to the animal control unit received medical treatment at the Murray Medical Center after being attacked by a dog.

Deputy Kevin Tankersley arrived at the Spring Lakes Gold Club Saturday around 2 p.m. after complaints came in about an aggressive dog chasing people at the golf course.

The Murray County Sheriff's Office tells Channel 3 before Tankersley was able to get the equipment needed for capturing the dog, the canine severely mauled him.

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