On Saturday, a runner in the area of West North St. was attacked by a small dog. The dog bit the victims right calf and wouldn’t let go. After the attack, the victim went to a local UDF and called the Hillsboro Police Department. Upon officers arrival, the Highland County Dog Warden was contacted. The dog was then quarantined. The Paint Creek squad was also dispatched and the victim’s wounds were treated. The owner of the dog was 32 year old Jennifer N. Smith. Smith stated that the dog pulled free when the victim was running on the sidewalk. Smith has been issued a minor misdemeanor citation for Dogs Running at Large.