Two-year-old attacked and killed by dogs in Gods Lake

A two-year-old Gods Lake boy died Sept. 23 as a result of what is believed to have been a dog attack.

RCMP responded to a report about a child being attacked by dogs around 12:45 p.m. Monday and located the boy in a wooded area a short distance away from his residence. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police believe the boy wandered away from his home and then was attacked by the dogs.

While police were investigating the scene of the attack, community members entered the forest and shot several dogs that were seen returning to the area.

Gods Lake RCMP continue to investigate.

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