7-year-old child mauled by dog, then accidentally shot on Detroit's west side

DETROIT (WXYZ) - A child was mauled by a dog and then accidentally shot on Detroit's west side Sunday night.

It happened on the 7600 block of Warwick.

According to police, the 7-year-old was attacked by a dog and a neighbor came out to help. The neighbor tried to shoot the dog, but ended up wounding the child instead.

The child was taken to the hospital.

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