A 7-year-old girl who was bitten in the face by a pit bull Sunday in Wausau is home after undergoing facial reconstructive surgery.
Lilliana Lopez lost most of the left side of her upper lip when a 2-year-old pit bull named Spike attacked her, said Lopez's mother Nina Sanchez, who was making supper at the time of the incident while Lilliana played outside.
The dog was secured on an 8 foot chain in the owner's yard when the attack occurred. The owner, a 31-year-old woman, lives in the lower unit of a duplex on the 1000 block of Fifth Street. Sanchez and Lopez live in the upper unit of the duplex. ...