Woman arrested for harboring vicious animal after dog allegedly assaults police


A Berea woman was arrested Monday evening after her dog allegedly assaulted police officers.

An eye witness told police that 38-year-old Bobby Goff was allegedly in a dispute with another female over clothing. Reports state that Goff hit the female, who is five months pregnant, in her stomach.

During an investigation into the dispute, Goff’s dog reportedly lunged at the two officers and bit one of them.

Goff was taken to the Madison County Detention Center and charged with 4th degree assault, disorderly conduct and harboring a vicious animal.