First picture of lad, 22, ‘mauled to death by girlfriend’s pitbull’

THIS is the first picture of a 22-year-old man who died after he was reportedly attacked by his girlfriend’s pitbull.

Liam Hewitson with girlfriend Jessica Hill
TRAGIC: Liam Hewitson with his girlfriend Jessica Hill
22-year-old Liam Hewitson was fatally attacked by the canine in Preston, Lancashire on Friday as he suffered an epileptic fit, according to reports.The victim’s girlfriend Jessica Hill said she had “no words” after the horror incident.She said: “I’m too devastated to speak. I just love and miss him so much.”

She paid tribute to him on Facebook, saying: “Rip my baby boy love you forever & always babe.”

Preston dog attack sceneGOOGLETRAGIC: The attack happened on Dundonald Street in Preston
Detective Inspector Jane Webb, from Lancashire Police, said: “This is a tragic incident in which a man has sadly died.”Inquiries are ongoing to establish the exact circumstances and my thoughts very much remain with his family, who are being supported by specially trained officers at this time.”It comes shortly after a mum was savaged 70 times in 20 minutes by a fierce dog in Herefordshire.