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Community mourns the loss of a 5 year old boy killed in a dog attack

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RIVERSIDE,AL (WBRC) - A community came together today to morn the loss of a 5 year old  boy killed in a dog attack.

Family and friends of 5 year old John Harvard held a baloon launch in his memory this afternoon
and tonight they gathered at his home in Riverside for a candlelight vigil.

Harvard was playing in his front yard with his brother last Sunday when a neighbor's Pit Bull attacked and killed him.  The dog was later euthanized. Harvard's funeral will be held 2:00 PM Sunday at New Hope Baptist Church.

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