Greenwood, S.C. – Deputies were called to a home in Greenwood Co. Jan. 8 for an animal bite. Inside the home, they found 65-year-old, Betty Todd with fatal puncture wounds to her face, head and neck.
Todd was babysitting at the time of the incident. The homeowner and his wife recieved a call from their daughter that the babysitter had been attacked by the dog and needed medical assistance.
At the home, officers found the pit bull with blood on its mouth, chest and paws. The animal was taken by an animal control officer to a local shelter.