Boy Attacked By Dog On The Way To School

Police are investigating after a teenager was injured by a dog in Portsmouth.

The 14-year-old boy was walking in Drayton Road near the junction with Stubbington Road on his way to school between 7.45am and 8.15am on Monday 22nd April 2013 when he was approached by a brown dog. The boy received hospital treatment after being bitten on his right forearm.
The dog was described as being with a slim woman, who had long dark hair. It’s alleged she refused to stop after the assault, and then walked off with the dog.
Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Cosham Police Station by phoning 101. Mini-com users can phone 01962 875000. Information can be given anonymously by phoning the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.