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Des Moines Man Suffers Serious Hand Injury in Dog Attack

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DES MOINES, Iowa  --  Police are investigating a dog attack that injured a Des Moines man on Monday afternoon.

Officers were called to the 600 block of Allison Avenue at around 2 p.m. Witnesses tell police the victim was playing with the dog, when it latched onto his hand and would not let go.

An officer subdued a dog with a tazer, and the victim suffered a serious hand injury.

The dog will be quarantined for ten days.