2 attacked by Australian Shepherds in Manatee

December 25, 2012 

MANATEE -- A 13-year-old riding his bicycle was attacked by two Australian Shepherds and sustained severe injuries requiring treatment at the hospital, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

A 67-year-old man who came to the teen's aid was also attacked about 4 p.m. Monday in the 22600 block of Morning Glory Way, the sheriff's office reported.

Animal services responded and took custody of the animals.

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