Posted at: 07/08/2014 1:42 PM
By: Andrea Hubbell, WBBH
NAPLES, Fla. - (WBBH) The young dog mauling victim at the center of an alleged hoax has arrived in Florida to be fitted with a new prosthetic eye.
3-year-old Victoria Wilcher arrived from Mississippi with her family to meet a Naples expert in prosthetics.
Wilcher has been in the spotlight recently after her grandmother claimed she was kicked out of a Mississippi KFC due her to her facial scars.
Though the chain restaurant denies that claim, which others have labeled a hoax, help is still be offering to the girl.
Wilcher was mauled by a pitbull and lost her right eye in the attack. Naples ocularist Raymond Peters plans to fit Wilcher for a new series of eyes.
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