Police Set Out To Find A Loose Pit Bull, And It Approaches Their Car

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a call from worried neighbors about a pit bull on the loose. When they arrived on scene, something happened that not many people expected.

People were worried and concerned about a “dangerous” pit bull on the loose.

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“This morning, deputies responded to an Animal call in South District. A large pit bull was running around and neighbors were worried.”

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“Upon arrival, the deputy discovered that this wonderful dog was just out looking for friends to play with.”

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“After sufficient play time and fun, deputies were able reunite the dog with his owners.”

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“A gate was accidentally left open and this beautiful dog was able to be taken back to his loving home.”

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Another officer shared a similar story he had with a pit bull encounter:

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Stories like this can hopefully help change the misconceptions and unfair stereotypes people have regarding pit bulls. 🙂