Dog bite sends child to hospital

Sunnyside police are investigating a report of a child having been bitten by a dog earlier this week.

The incident was reported to have occurred in the 100 block of Parkland Drive, where the child reportedly suffered a bite to the lower leg. According to the police report, the youngster was treated at Sunnyside Community Hospital.

The type of dog involved in the report is unknown.

Additionally, police have investigated two reports of thefts during the last 24 hours.

Tuesday morning, police took into custody an adult female for questioning regarding a missing grey-colored Ford Focus. She was detained for possession of drug paraphernalia. The vehicle was reported missing from the 2600 block of East Lincoln Avenue.

Police also are investigation a report of a missing cell phone last seen at Sunnyside’s Central park near the merry-go-round.

Also on Tuesday police investigated a report of vehicles being egged in the 400 block of South 13th Street.

During the past 24 hours, police made 10 traffic stops, investigated three reports of fireworks, two noise complaints, three reports of automatic alarms, two threats and two incidents of suspicious circumstances, which proved unfounded.

Additionally, officers also provided one agency assist, three citizen assists, served one arrest warrant, conducted four welfare checks and made two public service contacts.


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