Louisiana woman mauled by man’s dog while trying to give him money

1 month ago

Lake Charles news, Louisiana news.

A Louisiana mother was viciously attacked by a man’s dog outside a grocery store when she attempted to give him some money.

The man, identified as 37-year-old Kyle Smith, was begging for money outside a grocery store on June 2 when Elsa Davila approached him with good intentions.

“She went to give him some money, and on her way back, the dog broke the leash and attacked her,” Davila’s daughter Savannah said.

The victim’s face and stomach were mauled. She underwent plastic surgery and is still in the hospital.

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  • “It’s the worst thing I’ve ever seen in my entire life, and I like scary movies,” Davila’s daughter Michelle added.

    “She’s not allowed to talk or eat anything. She’s on a liquid diet and can’t talk. She had to text or write it down for the nurses.”

    Smith is facing charges of trespassing, cruelty to animals, and unlawful ownership of a vicious dog.

    The pit bull mix involved in the attack is being held at Sulphur Animal Control.