Police K9 Attacks an Innocent Woman By Mistake

Minnesota woman filed a federal lawsuit against the St. Paul Police Department and one of its officers Wednesday after she was attacked by a police dog by mistake.

The woman suffered from several dog bites to her arm and one to her leg when the police dog attacked her the night of Sept. 23.

The police were using the dog to look for a burglary suspect when it attacked Desiree Collins, 52, while she took at the trash.