Police were summoned to the area of the 800 BLOCK of Warrington Avenue for the report of an American Bull Dog attacking a male subject causing bleeding injuries. Several attempts to disengage the dog from the victim were made by area residents however the dog continued the attack. A resident fearing for the victims life exterminated the dog by shooting it several times. The victim was transported to Abington Hospital by the Warrington Community Ambulance Corps. The investigation is being followed up by the township's animal control officer and possibly the state dog warden. Any additional information on this case can be supplied to the Warrington Township Police Department at 215-343-3311 all information will be confidential.