Dog attack in Glastonbury
Yesterday (22 July) a dog attacked and injured a passer by in Cinnamon Lane, Glastonbury. A 72 year old woman was walking opposite the children’s play area, at about 10am.
She was attacked by a husky on a lead and in the charge of a man in his late teens or early 20s. She received a substantial bite wound to her leg, which required hospital treatment.
Avon & Somerset Police believe they have identified the dog and its owner. The dog has been seized by dog handlers and is now being cared for at police kennels. They would now like to hear from anyone who witnessed the attack.
They are asking that anyone who has information come forward and would especially like to hear from anyone who may have CCTV footage of this incident. If you can help, please contact the Police on 101 or through their website, quoting reference 5220163006.