Family Pit Bull Kills Pregnant Woman In San Francisco

A pregnant 32-year-old woman died after she was mauled to death by one of her pit bulls at her residence in seaside village of Pacifica, south of San Francisco, California.  Based on the police record the victim was identified as Darla Napora who was already lifeless when discovered by her husband who came home from work Thursday noon.

In the initial police investigation, the victim suffered massive trauma to her upper body caused by dog bites when he was found by her husband on the front-door. Alert policemen who responded to the crime scene killed the dog a two-year-old male named Gunner after it also tried to attack them.  Greg Napora, the husband of the victim is obviously devastated by what happened to his wife at the hands of their pit bull.

According to reports, the dreadful attack has baffled animal investigators who were surprised why the pit bulls killed its own pregnant master.A pit bull is any of several breeds of dog in the molosser breed group. Many jurisdictions that restrict ownership of pit bulls, including Ontario, Canada, Miami, Florida, U.S. and Denver, Colorado, U.S., apply the restriction to the modern American pit bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Staffordshire bull terrier, or any other dog that has the substantial physical characteristics and appearance of those breeds.

However a few jurisdictions, such as Singapore and Franklin County, Ohio, U.S., also classify the modern American Bulldog as a “pit bull-type dog”, while in the United Kingdom a pit bull is an American pit bull terrier. All of the breeds share a similar history, with origins rooted from the bulldog and a variety of terriers.The dogs called bull terriers before the development of the modern bull terrier in the early 20th century may also be called pit bulls. Pit bulls are popular breeds used in dog fighting.