An Ardmore Police Department animal control officer was bitten Friday when he responded to a report of  “continuously” barking pit bull dogs in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue SW.


An Ardmore Police Department animal control officer was bitten Friday when he responded to a report of  “continuously” barking pit bull dogs in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue SW.


Robin Beal, APD public information, said when AC Officer Chris Miller arrived at the residence, he found, “The pit bulls (two) were found to be aggressive as well as noisy.”


Miller was bitten on the leg, but was not seriously injured and did not require medical attention. Beal said the dogs were “taken into custody” and transported to the animal shelter.