Woman bitten by German Shepherd dog while walking through Fenland town
A WOMAN was bitten by a German Shepherd dog while walking through a Fenland town.
The 53-year-old woman was walking along Inham’s Road, Whittlesey, shortly before 9am yesterday (Thursday December 2) when the incident happened.
As she approached New Road, a “sandy coloured” large German Shepherd dog, being walked in the opposite direction, lunged at the woman and bit her leg, ripping her coat and causing injuries.
A woman was walking the dog on a lead but did not stop. She is described as white, 20 to 25, slim and about 5ft. She was wearing a hat.
Pc Leanne Cracknell said: “The victim needed medical treatment following the dog bite and is concerned it may bite someone else.
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“I would appeal to anyone who saw what happened, or the owner of the dog, to come forward.”
CONTACT: Pc Cracknell on 0345 456 4564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
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