Man to appear in court following dog attacks

A 21-year-old man has been charged following a dog attack which left 10 people needing hospital treatment.

Spencer Brown, 21, of Marline Road, St Leonards, Hastings, is charged with six counts of owning a dog dangerously out of control in a public place in Marline Road on July 22.

He is also charged with possession of cannabis on the same day and owning a dog dangerously out of control in a private place on May 16.

He is set to appear at Hastings Magistrates' Court later today.

Another man, aged 22, who was arrested at the scene on Sunday has been released without a charge.


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Ten people needed hospital treatment after a dog attack in Hastings. Police received reports two dogs had escaped onto Marline Road on Sunday night.