A resident of Bon-Accueil, aged 64, was attacked by a Rottweiler on Thursday morning as she went to her plantation.Damyuntee had left the house at about 8:15 am, but a few meters away she was bitten by Prince, a Rottweiler belonging to a local resident.Alerted by his cries of distress, the owner of the dog rushed to his rescue. Damyuntee was taken to the Flacq hospital. His state of health is considered serious enough.On Friday, the owner, Prithviraj, aged 40, was arrested by the police. He explained to the investigators that he had gone to the shop to buy bread around 8:30. “When I got home I forgot to lock the door. When I heard the lady’s cries, I ran outside. I called Prince and he went back into the house. Immediately, I took the lady to the hospital, “he said.After his interrogation, he was allowed to go home. As for the Rottweiler, it will be handed over to the Protection of Animals Welfare Society (Paws) very soon.Kirtee, the 25-year-old granddaughter of Damyuntee, does not hide her anger. “My grandmother could have lost her life because of a simple mistake made by this man. The authorities must take sanctions. My grandmother has been traumatized since this attack. She suffers martyrdom, “she said.