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East Orange Girl Attacked by Dog

East Orange

A 3-year-old East Orange girl attacked by a dog this morning was rushed to the hospital.

Police responded to a home on North Maple Avenue where Janaya Everett was bitten by the family dog - a pit bull-hound mix - in an upstairs bedroom.

According to family, the child was bitten on the scalp and also suffered scratches to her leg. 

The incident is under investigation.