MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Mon, 21 Oct 2019 22:17:54 +0000 Man charged in dog mauling death of Detroit girl http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/121f766163254a81b7d4b083ab764d78 A man has been charged in the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency responders (Aug. 22) 121f766163254a81b7d4b083ab764d78 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 22:45:30 +0000 RESTRICTION SUMMARY: WXYZ - MUST CREDIT WXYZ – NO ACCESS DETROIT, NO USE US BROADCAST NETWORKS, NO RE-SALE RE-USE OR ARCHIVESHOTLIST:WXYZ-TV - MUST CREDIT WXYZ – NO ACCESS DETROIT, NO USE US BROADCAST NETWORKS, NO RE-SALE RE-USE OR ARCHIVEDetroit – 22 August 20191.Pierre Cleveland walking into view on TV screen, with nats from judge: "Your name sir? Pierre Cleveland."2.  Shot of Cleveland on TV screen, and then goes wide. Starts with nats of judge: "The court will record a not guilty plea on Mr. Cleveland's behalf. A probable cause conference scheduled for August 30th, 2019 at 9 a.m. district court, followed by an preliminary examination day Sept. 6, 2019 at 9 a.m. (unintelligible) in front of Judge Wagner and as to bond, counsel on behalf of Mr. Cleveland?"Wide of courtroom: SOUNDBITE (English) Emmett Greenwood, defense attorney: "Yes your honor. Very briefly, your honor, what I would like the court to know about my client are a number of things your honor." "First of all approximately two weeks ago he severed his three, three fingers on his right hand at his workplace. He's a he's a machinist and while doing his machinist job he severed his three fingers. That was about two weeks ago, your honor. So he's suffering an egregious, an egregious serious injury at this moment." "3. Shot of Cleveland on TV screen, with SOUNDBITE (English) Emmett Greenwood, defense attorney: "Oh yes. Yes, your honor. And what I will also pray for the court to know about my client is for one, he has absolutely no prior felony history whatsoever, your honor. He's 33 years old. He is here today supported by his family that has taken up numerous pews in the courtroom, your honor."4. Shot of Cleveland on TV screen, with Nats of judge: "Court will set bond in the amount of $2 million cash (unintelligible) No 10 percent, no early or administrative release."5. Shot of Cleveland on TV screen, with Nats of judge: "Thank you, we're concluded. You're all set sir, you can step away from the camera."STORYLINE:A man was charged Thursday in connection with the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency workers.Pierre Cleveland, 33, was charged with second-degree murder, involuntary manslaughter and having a dangerous animal causing death, Wayne County prosecutors said. They say Cleveland owned the pit bulls or pit-bull mixes that got free from his yard and attacked Emma Hernandez as she rode a bike Monday in her neighborhood with her older brother on the city's southwest side.A not-guilty plea was entered for him Thursday afternoon during an arraignment and bond was set at $2 million. A probable cause hearing was set for Aug. 30 and preliminary exam on Sept. 6.Defense attorney Emmett Greenwood said Cleveland tried to get the dogs off Emma, and has no criminal history. Greenwood added his client is a machinist and lost three fingers recently in a workplace accident.One of the dogs was shot by a bystander while a medical crew tried to save the girl in an alley. The other dogs were captured. Neighbors threw bricks at the dogs to try to stop the attack, police said.Emma died later at a hospital.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. A man has been charged in the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency responders (Aug. 22) Man charged in dog mauling death of Detroit girl