Dog shot dead by police after man seriously injured

Police in Derby have shot and killed a dog after a man was reportedly attacked and seriously injured inside a property.

Officers cordoned off Cameron Road on Saturday after reports the animal was “presenting a risk” to the public.

The dog was then killed by firearms officers, and a man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Police remained at the property and in the surrounding areas on Saturday afternoon.

There is no ongoing risk to the public and officers will remain in the area as the investigation into the incident continues.

It is not yet known what breed the dog was.

Articles You May Like

The West will be disappointed with Erdogan’s likely electoral success
Police target organised crime group in ‘largest single operation’ to close down county lines
Police with Tasers and ‘rifles’ confront man after car hits gates with ‘almighty smash’
Oil giant Shell braces for shareholder revolt over climate plans after record profits
France bans short-haul flights