Briefly Noted: Overland Park police searching for dog that bit 11 year old at Comanche Elementary Saturday

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Police searching for dog that bit girl at Comanche Elementary Saturday. Overland Park police are asking for public assistance locating the dog that reportedly bit an 11 year old girl on Saturday. Police say the girl was playing at Comanche Elementary when the incident occurred. The dog is a “brown, black and white medium size pit bull type dog,” according to the police department. The owner is a heavy set female with dirty blonde hair who was wearing red pajama bottoms and a dark blue shirt at the time. Police say they believe the dog is named Princess. The owner and the dog were seen walking into the Highpointe Village apartments at 79yh Street and Grant. Anyone with information about the dog or its owner should contact Overland Park police at 913-895-6300.