Non-Emergency: 727.582.6200

14-072 Deputies Respond To Pit Bull Attack On Owner In Unincorporated St. Petersburg

Who:
Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
-Patrol Operations Bureau

Hai Trinh Dang (Victim, Non-Life Threatening Injuries)
DOB: 2/16/1964
Address: 4548 Hannah Lane, St. Petersburg

What:
Deputies responded to a home in unincorporated St. Petersburg after a pit bull attacked his owner.

When:
Deputies responded to the incident at approximately 9:08 a.m. on Friday, April 11, 2014.

Where:
The incident occurred at a private residence located 4548 Hannah Lane in unincorporated St. Petersburg.

Why/How:
Deputies responded to a home located at 4548 Hannah Lane in unincorporated St. Petersburg after a pit bull attacked his owner.  

According to deputies, the dog’s owner, 50-year-old Hai Trinh Dang was arguing with his 16-year-old daughter through the door of her bedroom this morning at approximately 9:08 a.m. The pit bull was in the bedroom with the 16-year-old and became agitated due to the raised voices. Once Hai Trinh Dang opened his daughter’s bedroom door, the pit bull began to attack him.

9-1-1 was contacted and EMS and deputies arrived on scene. Dang was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He has lacerations to his scalp, arm, hand and leg.

Animal services was contacted and took possession of the pit bull.

No charges are pending at this time.

The investigation continues.

Comments are closed.

OMC Drop-Boxes

Operation Medicine Cabinet

Drop off your expired or unused medications during business hours at Operation Medicine Cabinet drop boxes located at two Sheriff’s Office locations:

The Sheriff’s Administration Building
10750 Ulmerton Rd.
Largo

The Sheriff’s North District Office at
737 Louden Avenue
Dunedin

More Information

When To Call

In Florida, simply dialing 9-1-1 in an emergency connects you to EMS, law enforcement, and the fire rescue.

The 9-1-1 system is for emergencies only – serious vehicle crashes, critical medical situations, crimes in progress, or fire.

Do not call 9-1-1 for non emergency transportation.

If you are unsure if your situation is a true emergency, officials recommend that you let the call taker determine if you need emergency help.

Address

10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33778

Mailing address:
PO Drawer 2500
Largo, FL 33779-2500

Phone: (727) 582-6200
Emergency: 9 1 1

Notice

E-mail addresses are public record under Florida Law and are not exempt from public-records requirements. If you do not want your e-mail address to be subject to being released pursuant to a public-records request do not send electronic mail to this entity.

Instead, contact this office by telephone or in writing, via the United States Postal Service.