UPDATE: Police have obtained video evidence that shows the victim sustained her injuries as the result of an attack by her dog and a series of falls related to the attack. She is conscious and recovering in the hospital.
The dog was taken to Humane Animal Rescue.
Original incident details:
At 4:20 a.m, Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 were dispatched to Cherry Way at Boulevard of the Allies for reports of a seriously injured female lying on the sidewalk outside of a parking garage.
Pittsburgh EMS transported the victim to the hospital in critical condition.
A possible crime scene was located inside the parking garage. Police will be securing all available video footage from the area.
Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating.