Police appeal for information after dog bites person in Newton Abbot 

(Last Updated On: August 3, 2017)

Police in Newton Abbot have appealed for witnesses after a member of the public was bitten by a dog in the town. 

The incident happened on 2nd July between 5.30-6pm outside of the local Sainsburys store on East street.

The dog is described as a black, white and grey mid to large sized saarloos inuit.

The dogs owner is described as a white male, 5’8”, average build, light brown crew cut hair, around aged 30 and was wearing jeans but shirtless.

Police are looking to speak with the male dog owner. Anyone with information is asked to contact police via 101@dc.police.uk or by calling 101 quoting CR/054614/17.

Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or reporting online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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