Mother and Daughter To Stand Trial for Deadly Pit Bull Attack

Emako Mendoza (via the LA Times)

A judge has ordered a mother and daughter to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter. The charges came after pit bulls owned by Alba Cornelio, 40, and Carla Cornelio, 20, broke through a fence and attacked 75-year-old Emako Mendoza while she was picking up her morning newspaper.

Mendoza died after undergoing several surgeries, including partial leg and arm amputations.

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