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Report of two dog bite incidents in Ipswich

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Police are appealing for witnesses after two incidents of dog bite incidents in Ipswich.

The first happened on Victoria Street in the town on Tuesday 2 July  at about 4.40pm where a dog described  as a ‘Staffie’ bite a black Labrador on the mouth, with the dog sustaining a cut lip in the process. The male owner, aged in his 60s,  was also bitten on the and a woman also on the hand, aged in her 60s, was also bitten.

In a second separate incident a man in his early 40s was jogging in Christchurch Park on 29 June at 8.10am when he was bitten on the buttock by a large black dog. The man required hospital treatment to two puncture wounds to his skin.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police quoting crime reference 37/38511/19 for the first incident and 37/38499/19 for the second incident

Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Email – PC Oliver

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999