Dog Who Attacked and Killed Infant Boy in Bangor Will be Euthanized

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) A 21-day-old baby boy is dead following injuries from the family dog.

The incident happened in the early morning of July 29.

According the police, the child was sleeping in a room with the parents and the dog.

The parents woke up to the child being attacked by the husky/shepherd mix.

The couple told police the dog had not been aggressive before.

No charges will be filed against the parents who are originally from Aroostoook County, but were visiting relatives in Bangor at the time of the attack.

The dog has been quarantined at the Bangor Humane Society since the attack and will be euthanized, now that the case is closed.