Dog attacks police officer and woman in Willesden

Brent Police have seized a dog that bit an officer in Dixon Way

Brent Police have seized a dog that bit an officer in Dixon Way - Credit: Archant

A dog has been seized by police after it attacked an officer and a female member of the public in Willesden.

The animal bit the two people in Dixon Way at the junction of Church Road, after police were called to reports that a man had fallen out of his wheelchair on Sunday at 7.40pm.

A 75-year-old disabled man was holding the dog by its lead when it bit the officer on his leg as he tried to assist.

A woman who tried to help was also bitten.

Both victims were taken to hospital where they were treated for their injuries which were not life threatening or changing.


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The disabled man was also taken to hospital.

No arrests have made and enquires are ongoing.

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