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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- An officer shot and killed a dog who bit a juvenile female in DC today, officials said.

The incident happened by the intersection of 49th and Hayes Street in N.E.

The girl was taken to the hospital, police said.

WUSA9 was on the scene and spoke to some of the neighbors who say the dog, which appears to be a Pitbull was not aggressive, according to some neighbors.

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