In a terrifying scene straight out of a horror film, a Texas 2-year-old was savagely attacked by a pit bull — earlier than the beast then blew the entrance door off its hinges making an attempt to get to the household inside.
The terrifying ordeal unfolded this week as Chante Wright-Haywood left her Austin home to drop her young son CJ off at daycare on her strategy to work.
Wright-Haywood noticed what she thought was one other youngster from the neighborhood out of the nook of her eye, which turned out to be a pit bull that ambushed her young son within the entrance yard of their home earlier than she might get to him, WKRG stories.
The vicious attack was captured on their doorbell safety digital camera.
The video captures Wright-Haywood screaming and combating again, kicking on the crazed mutt earlier than snatching up a hysterically crying CJ as they frantically sped towards the home.
CJ suffered a small chunk to his abdomen, however their harrowing encounter was simply starting.
The canine gave chase, snapping and leaping at them as Wright-Haywood shouted for her daughter inside the home to open the door.
“You can hear like that snapping, trying to get to him [my son],” she mentioned. “My daughter was able to open the door, and I just kind of pushed him in…the dog was trying to get into the house,” she informed WKRG.
Once inside, the predacious canine clawed on the entrance door from the skin as Wright-Haywood and her two kids desperately braced the door with their our bodies.
“The dog actually broke the door hinges off of the (door) frame..,” she mentioned.
“Me and the kids were putting all our body weight on the door to hold the door close to keep the dog out while I’m calling police and EMS to come.”
Wright-Haywood mentioned the nightmarish episode lastly ended when Animal Control confirmed as much as seize the canine.
The mom of six mentioned unleashed dogs prowling the streets has been a recurring difficulty of their neighborhood.
The id of the canine’s proprietor was not instantly identified.