CLEVELAND -- Cleveland Police are investigating after a toddler was injured when the family's pit bull bit her.
Police were called to the home on W. 81st and Madison Monday morning.
A family member tells WKYC that the dog bit the child in the face and latched on. The mother had to pry the dog's jaws off the toddler.
The child has been taken to the hospital.
The APL has taken custody of the dog pending the outcome of the investigation. The family member says a friend gave the dog to the family.