Villa Park - Officers from the Villa Park Police Department responded to a report that a Pit Bull mix had attacked another dog and was running loose in the roadway at 11:27 a.m. Sunday near Route 83 and the Prairie Path.
After several attempts to catch the dog, an officer hit the dog with one Taser probe and he ran from the area, police said.
The Elmhurst Police Department was called to assist.
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Villa Park - Police attempted to taser a pit bull mix that attacked a dog and was running loose. Police failed to subdue the pit bull with a taser and the pit bull is still at large.
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