A man was reportedly bitten by a "boxer type" dog while walking his Jack Russell in Dartford

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which took place on Friday (February 25) in Beacon Wood Country Park and left the victim needing hospital treatment. 

The man was reportedly approached by three other dogs off their leads "in an aggressive manner."

One of the dogs, which were being walked by a woman, is reported to have bitten the man on his leg.

Anyone who witnessed the incident including the owners of any of the dogs involved are urged to call the appeal line on 01474 366149 quoting reference 46/36502/22.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the form at this link.

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