BY O.J. EARLY
A nine-year-old boy who was violently attacked by a pit bull last week remains hospitalized in stable condition, according to Greene County Sheriff's" Lt. Vincent Tweed.
The child has undergone multiple surgeries, and remains in a Knoxville hospital, Tweed noted.
The pit bull was owned by the child's family as a pet, Tweed confirmed on Monday.
The attack took place at the child's home in Mosheim.
The case remains under investigation.