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Appeal after woman bitten by dog in Weston-super-Mare

Male and female police officer in uniform (stock image)

We are appealing for witnesses after a dog jumped up and bit a member of the public in Weston-super-Mare.

On Tuesday 26 September at around 8.15pm, the victim, a woman in her 50s, was walking along Devonshire Road when a dog jumped up at her and bit her arm.

She was taken to hospital with puncture marks on her arm.

The dog was described as a cream/white large dog being walked by a white man with short, dark hair. He was wearing a bomber jacket with multi-coloured blue triangles on it.

If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5223236972, or complete our online appeals form.

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.