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Cyclist requires hospital treatment after suffering Doberman bite

PUBLISHED: 19:44 13 August 2020 | UPDATED: 10:13 14 August 2020

A group of men have escaped the police after being seen hare coursing in Raydon. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A group of men have escaped the police after being seen hare coursing in Raydon. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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A cyclist has required hospital treatment after being chased and then bitten by a dog which was left off its lead.

On Wednesday, July 22, a cyclist in the area of Lamberts Lane in Rushmere St Andrew reported being chased by a doberman which was off its lead.

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The cyclist was bitten on the leg and required hospital treatment.

Officers would like to identify the dog’s owner, who is described as a white male of slim build and in his 30s.

He walked off in the direction of Hubbards Lane following the incident.

Police are appealing for witnesses and ask anyone with any information about the incident or who saw anything suspicious at the time is asked to contact Suffolk police, quoting reference number 37/42002/20 by calling 101 or visiting this website.


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