A dog owner has been arrested and charged with manslaughter after a 74 year old woman was attacked and killed by a number of dogs.
The incident occurred in Saturday, January 28.
Verona Lolita Gibson of Monroe Road, Haggatt Hall, St. Michael was attacked by the dogs while walking along the road.
Peter Christopher Rock, 48, also of Monroe Road, is also charged with three counts of keeping dogs without a license and three counts of keeping dogs unleashed in a public place, according to Barbados Today.
Around 5:30 a.m. on January 28, Gibson was walking along Monroe Road when she was attacked by a pack of pit bulls, the publication said.
She was bitten multiple times about her body and succumbed to her injuries at the scene.
Rock is expected to appear in the District ‘A’ Court on Monday, June 19.