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Granite City resident sued over boy's injuries in pit bull attack

The mother of a minor boy has filed suit against the owner of a pit bull she claims viciously attacked her eight-year-old son.Brandon Newcombe, a minor, by his mother and next friend Kristy Ashcraft, filed suit Aug. 22 in the Madison County Circuit Court against Anna Thomason.According to the complaint, Newcombe was on the defendant's property at 2665 E. 23rd St. in Granite City on April 10 when her