Leeds woman attacked by dogs dies

A 27-year-old woman has died after she was attacked by dogs.

Emma Bennett died in hospital after suffering serious dog bite injuries in an incident at a house in Dawlish Avenue, Osmondthorpe.

Two dogs have been seized by police.

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Dangerous dogs arrest after mother's death

Police have arrested a 29-year-old man after a raid in Gipton today on suspicion of offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act.

Three pit bull type dogs were seized in the raid and tests will be carried out to determine their exact breed.

It is after a 33-year-old man was arrested on last Wednesday on suspicion of offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act following the death of Emma Bennett the previous day.

The investigation is continuing and I would again appeal for anyone with information to come forward and contact the investigation team. Anyone with information can contact detectives at West Yorkshire Police's Protective Services Department via 101.

– Detective Superintendent Simon Beldon, West Yorkshire Police

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