Kentucky woman charged with murder in attack on man with her pit bull 01/13/2020 9:54 am PST Comments WGHP / Rockcastle County via WGHP: CONWAY, Ky. (WGHP) -- A woman allegedly attacked a man and sicced her pit bull on him, Kentucky State Police say. Melissa Wolke, 38, is charged with murder and faces other charges. Police responded to a home on Pug Lane in Conway on Friday where they found Wolke allegedly on top of 55-year-old Donald W. Abner. Police say she was punching him and telling her dog to attack him. Officers used a Taser to get the woman off him, WTVQ reports. When she refused to call off the dog, police shot and killed the animal. Abner was pronounced dead at the scene. Autopsy results are pending. MORE: Woman accused of killing man in violent attack after siccing pit bull on him - WGHP UPDATE: VICTIM IDENTIFIED IN SUSPECTED DOG ATTACK - WTVQ #AnimalAttack #AnimalNews #Kentucky #LawEnforcement #Murder #WGHP Related Stories Iowa woman pleads guilty in 'brazen and brutal' beating of dog Ohio man arrested for shooting neighbor's dog Woman punched boyfriend in face twice for leaving dog in rain: Sheriff Kentucky woman accused of trying to pass drug test with dog urine Florida woman drowned dog because it barked all the time, bit her Man accused of skinning neighbors' pets to make 'doggy coat' Suspect in dumping, shooting of 15-year-old dog arrested in police pursuit Man caught in chase after stabbing girlfriend, dog: Police Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.