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Dog destroyed after attack

An dog has been shot dead by police after biting a 12-year-old girl and being chased into a play park being used by children.

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Dog destroyed after attack

A dog has been put down after biting two members of the public - including a 12-year-old girl - and trying to attack police officers. The incident happened in Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire at lunchtime. The dog is believed to be a Staffordshire bull terrier cross breed.

A Taser was used in a bid to bring the animal under control.

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