York County Animal Control cited a 29-year-old man on Thursday night after one of his dogs bit an elderly man near India Hook Road in Rock Hill.
A witness saw the incident happen while he was walking his dogs and called police.
The victim, a 78-year-old Rock Hill man, declined medical treatment for the bite when police arrived.
The witness told officers that two dogs were running loose when one of them attacked the elderly man, according to a Rock Hill police report.
The dog’s owner was charged with violation of leash law.
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