2 dogs attack family in their home, leaving 2 children dead

Published: Oct. 5, 2022 at 10:07 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 6, 2022 at 4:53 AM CDT
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SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - Two dogs fatally attacked a family in their home near Shelby Forest State Park Wednesday.

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating the deaths of a 2-year-old and a 5-month-old after they were attacked by two family dogs in their home around 3:30 p.m. on Sylvan Road.

The children were pronounced dead at the scene.

Their mother was also attacked and rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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