Pit bull owners go to court to fight evictions

Dinwiddie pit bull owners, told to get rid of their animals or face eviction, appeared in court Monday afternoon.

Tenants given that ultimatum back in February by the Green Acres trailer park, say they’re not giving up.

“I hope it boils down to us being able to keep the dogs,” said resident Arieal Lilly.

The group walked into court united and ready to plead their case. Four tenants have refused to get rid of their pit bulls or move. Now, the group faces eviction.

“I’m hoping everything will work out for the best for all of us because it’s not easy to get up and just move,” Lilly added.

The tenants appeared in court for the first time with their attorneys.

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