Buffalo Police investigating after baby attacked by pitbull

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Buffalo Police said an arrest has been made in connection with the Sunday night pit bull attack. Police said in a tweet that the dog has also been seized.

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Buffalo Police said they are investigating after they say a 13-month-old baby was attacked by her aunt’s pitbull on Sunday night. 

The family said the girl has had two surgeries in the past 24 hours. 

They told News 4 the baby suffered four lacerations to the face as well as five fractures to the skull. 

Buffalo Police Captain Jeff Rinaldo said she also has puncture wounds in her abdomen. 

According to Buffalo Police, the attack happened on Watson street.  

The baby’s family also told News 4 that she will experience nerve damage, which may go away. 

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