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180523 Appeal after livestock worried by dog - Bedfield

posted 23 May 2018, 05:24 by Chris Hoare

Officers are appealing for information following an incident in Bedfield in which a dog worried livestock.  

The incident took place in a field in the village of Bedfield near Framlingham on Saturday 19 May at around midday (12.00pm) A dog got into a paddock and chased three horses for approximately 15 minutes. The owner noticed the next day that one of the horses had suffered an injury as a result of the incident and sadly had to be put down. 

The dog is described as brown/fawn bull terrier and was with a woman, thought to be the owner. 

Police are reminding dog owners to take appropriate steps to keep their pets under control as they are responsible for them and their conduct when out walking. 

Witnesses or anybody with any information are asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101 quoting reference 24194/18 or use the online reporting link - http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/report-something

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Police Connect Team