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Dog bites Fargo police officer

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Police in Fargo are reminding dog owners to leash their pets after an officer was bit in the leg Tuesday and a young girl was bit in the arm Saturday, leading to that dog being euthanized.

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Criminal charges are pending against both dogs' owners, Lt. Joel Vettel said Wednesday.

In the incident Tuesday, Community Service Officer Kari Waller was called at about 4 p.m. to investigate a report of a dog chasing children in the 700 block of Countryside Trailer Court.

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