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Neighbor saves 6-year-old boy from pit bull attack in Conroe

Surveillance cameras captured the pit bull attack and heroic rescue.

CONROE, Texas — Jillian Lindeman’s 6-year-old son Mason and two neighbors were playing in the driveway of his Conroe home Sunday when a pit bull attacked him.

Grant Brown's mother Crystal said her son could hear the boy’s screams from the their house a few doors down.

Surveillance video captured the initial attack and Brown springing to action.

WATCH | Neighbor saves 6-year-old from pit bull attack in Conroe

The video shows Brown, 19, running down the Deer Trail II subdivision road, yelling at the dog until the pit bull stops attacking Mason and chases Brown.

The neighbor’s surveillance camera shows the dog knocking Brown to the ground, but he was able to get up and run to safety. 

Crystal Waddel said her son's interference gave Mason enough time to run to his mother’s safety.  

The dog bite to Mason’s head required a few staples and Brown suffered a cut to his hand.

The dog was surrendered to Montgomery County Animal Control.


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