Feb 27, 2017 Quincy Dog Kills 21 year Old Man in his Home

Police received a call from the Blessing Hospital emergency room about a person having been attacked by a dog at 1005 Jersey St.  Police say that the attack happened at 3:26 a.m. on Sunday morning.  The man died as a result of the attack, but the police and coroner’s office are investigating.

No information has been released about the dog that attacked 21 year-old Jamie Owsley in his own home.

We received a photo of the victim with a dog named Molly that resembles a pit bull.

Pit bull attacks and dogfighting has been a problem in Quincy since the 19th century.

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Historical posts:
Jun 16, 1909 Quincy: Big Bulldog Attacks Boy
Jan 01, 1886 Quincy Bulldog Kills a Stallion