A tragic incident occurring in Riceton at 6:40 p.m. Wednesday evening, where a 6-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene after a dog attack.
Two large breed dogs, reported to be Alaskan Malamutes, were seized at the scene and are being held by the Animal Protection Services.
Milestone RCMP are investigating what may have prompted the attack, the dogs were known to the deceased. It is unclear whether one or both dogs were involved.
The name of the deceased will not be released. The family has asked for privacy during this difficult time.