From Hannibal Courier-Post
The New London City Council has upheld a pit bull ban.
The Ralls County Herald-Enterprise reported the issue surfaced after police found an American bulldog at a rental residence.
The owner said she was assured by the landlord that she could keep the dog.
Police Chief Brad Sanders said the do “acted in a very aggressive manner,” according to the newspaper.
The council agreed the dog met city ordinance guidelines banning pit bulls.
The newspaper reported that Mayor Marvin Miller said the “can’t allow (the dog) in town.”