Pit Bull Takes Bite of NYPD Detective Executing Search Warrant in Queens

A pit bull took a chunk out of an NYPD detective's leg as authorities executed a search warrant inside a Queens home Wednesday morning, police confirm. 

The officer was taken to Jamaica Hospital after the 5 a.m. attack at the apartment on Beach 27th Street. The detective is expected to be OK.

The dog wasn't hurt in the fray; it wasn't clear what would happen to the animal in the wake of the attack. 

The nature of the search warrant wasn't immediately clear. 

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