Witnesses said the dog seriously injured the boy’s face, WPMT reported.
The attack ended when the dog’s owner came out and secured the animal, police said.
Police said the boy is still listed in serious condition; the girl is expected to be released from the hospital soon, WPMT reported.
The dog is currently quarantined in a secured kennel at the owner’s home, WPMT reported. Once the 10-day quarantine period ends, the dog will be euthanized, police said. The dog’s owner is cooperating with the police investigation. No charges have been filed at this time, WPMT reported.