Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 16°C

min temp: 11°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Claydon: Woman injured as Stafford Bull Terrier bites her and her dog in park attack

18:19 06 February 2014

Police are urging witnesses to come forward after the owner of the dog which carried out the attack was seen driving off from the scene in Exeter Road, Claydon.

Police are urging witnesses to come forward after the owner of the dog which carried out the attack was seen driving off from the scene in Exeter Road, Claydon.

Archant Norfolk Photographic © 2011

A woman was left injured after a suspected Staffordshire Bull Terrier bit her and her dog in a park in Suffolk.

shares

Police are urging witnesses to come forward after the owner of the dog which carried out the attack was seen driving off from the scene in Exeter Road, Claydon.

The woman suffered minor hand injuries in the incident which took place at around 4pm on Saturday.

In a statement, a Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said: “A woman was walking her dog when an auburn coloured ‘Staffordshire Bull Terrier type-dog’ approached. The auburn coloured dog bit her dog and the woman on the hand.

“The white male owner of the dog was seen to leave in a silver Volkswagen Polo.

“The victim sustained minor injuries to her hand.”

Witnesses or people with information relating to this incident are urged to call police on 101.

shares
Doeke Dobma of Clinks Care Farm, Toft Monks, Beccles.

An East Anglian care farmer has invited a group of refugees based around Ipswich to pay a visit next week and pick produce grown on his land.

Allison Heathcote and son James Heathcote at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, where she was treated after being shot five times in the Tunisia terror attacks.

A Felixstowe woman who was fighting for her life after the Tunisia beach attack in which her husband was killed has said she can only “vaguely recall” the massacre.

The new building for Thomas Gainsborough School in Great Cornard. Headteacher, Wayne Lloyd is pictured.

Students beginning the new school year in west Suffolk next Monday will return to a brand new multi-million pound state-of-the-art building.

Spooky costumes on the beach at Felixstowe to launch the Halloween walk for EACH

A charity walk will light up Felixstowe’s promenade with its Halloween theme when it takes place next month.

Design illustration for the restored station house and canopy at Wickham Market

A £25,000 funding boost to restore an historic station in Campsea Ashe was presented to the group behind the plans on Tuesday.

The Mason family, Gillian, Luke (centre) and Neil at the Sibton White Horse which they run and has been named Suffolk Pub of the Year for Dining 2016 for the second year.

A rural country inn is celebrating this week after being crowned Suffolk Dining Pub of the Year for the second year running.

Fire crews were called to Fraser House in Museum Street, Ipswich after a suspected gas leak was reported

A road in Ipswich has been reopened after a suspected gas leak forced the evacuation of a three storey building this morning.

The police scene after a man was shot in the stomach at Forum Court, Bury St Edmunds

A man has appeared in court in connection with the shooting of a man in Bury St Edmunds last month.

Durrants Rock n Roll auction

Inflatables and stage props go under the hammer in Rock n Roll auction

Charlie Frost

“If everyone had a dad like him I don’t think there would be half so many problems in the world.”

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages