Police appeal for witnesses following dog attack


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POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked by a dog in Wisbech.

The 64-year-old was walking his dog in Beatrice Road at about 10.15am on Thursday August 8 when another animal attacked them both.

The victim suffered minor injuries to his hand, while his dog needed treatment at a veterinary surgery.

PC Colin Johnson said: “This was a distressing incident for the victim and his dog.

“We believe several people witnessed the attack and would urge them to call police.”

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Anyone with any information should call PC Colin Johnson on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

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