German Shepherd on the run after biting man

Police are preparing to catch a dog that bit a man and his pet in Blackpool.

Thursday, 14th July 2016, 4:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:15 pm

Police were called at around 2.55pm to reports that a German Shepherd had bitten both the man and his dog, who had been walking on Lawson Road, Blackpool.

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They are now preparing to capture the animal, as recent reports show that it is currently running around in a nearby field.

A police spokesman said: “One person was bitten by the dog, and their dog was also bitten. The person suffered hand injuries.

“Police are attending the scene.”