Fatal Attack By Pit Bull Leads To Guilty Verdict

Derick D. Lee, 34, of Kansas City, Kan., was caring for a pit bull when it attacked 71-year-old Jimmie Mae McConnell as she worked in her garden on January 27, 2006. She later died. Pit bulls had been banned by city ordinance. 

A jury found him guilty of involuntary manslaughter this week. Sentencing is set for May 16.