Postal worker bit by dog

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A Dayton dog owner was issued a citation after a postal worker was bit by a dog on his mail delivery route.

The victim told police he was delivering mail in the 600 block of Huffman Avenue around 11 a.m. Friday when a large pit bull came running through  the front screen door of a home and charged at him. The dog bit his right calf.

The postal worker went to urgent care for treatment.

The owner told police his dog did not have its shots and did not have proper tags. Officers issued the owner a quarantine order.

The owner was also issued a minor misdemeanor citation for failure to license his dog. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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