Kent Police is appealing for witnesses after a man reported being bitten by a dog in Bean, near Dartford.

The victim was walking his own Jack Russell through Beacon Wood Country Park when three other dogs that were off their leads are reported to have approached them in an aggressive manner.

During the incident between 9.15am and 9.30am on Friday 25 February 2022, one of the dogs – thought to be a boxer type brought to the park by a woman – is reported to have bitten the man on his leg, causing him to require hospital treatment.

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.

By Ed

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