A dangerous pit bull is on the loose in Gautier, and police are asking for the public’s help finding it.
Gautier police report they were called to a house off of Graveline Road on Wednesday after the pit bull attacked a horse.
The horse died from its injuries.
Police and animal control officials are trying to find the dog, described as a blue-nose pit bull with a white chest.
Police caution that the dog is considered dangerous, and anyone with information should not approach the dog on their own.
If you have information, the police department’s non-emergency number is 497-2486.