POSTED: Tuesday, July 21, 2009 - 9:54am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:24pm
Dog steals Kentucky newborn from its home...
A Kentucky newborn is fighting for his life after he was taken out of his crib by a family dog.
At last check the baby boy was in critical condition at University of Kentucky hospital.
The incident happened Monday afternoon at a home in Jessamine County.
Police said the family's dog snuck inside the baby's room, grabbed him from the crib, then carried the infant nearly 150 yards away.
The baby was quickly found by his parents, but suffered serious injuries.
Police said it looked as if the dog had been carrying the baby like a pup.
The dog is being kept by animal control as the investigation continues.
It's future could be determined by a judge.
Right now there are no charges pending against the parents of the baby boy.