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‘OUT OF CONTROL’: Woman injured after dog attack in Garston

 Published on: 21st March 2023   |   By: News Bulletin   |   Category: Uncategorized

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following reports of a dog being “dangerously out of control” in Orchard Park in Garston.

It is reported that at around 7.30am on Thursday, March 2, a dog, which is described as a white pit bull-type, attacked another dog before biting a woman. The woman sustained numerous bite marks to her hand and required hospital treatment.

PC Anthony Muller, who is investigating, said: “If you were in the area at the time of the incident, and have not already spoken with police, we would like to hear from you.

“Alternatively, if you recognise the dog from the description given, please also get in touch. Its owner is described as being a white woman, aged in her 40s.”

Anyone with information is asked to please email

You can also report information online at, speak to an operator in the Force Communications Room via the online web chat at or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/17898/23.

Alternatively, you can stay 100 per cent anonymous by contacting the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their untraceable online form at

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