Photo release of baby who died after being bitten by dog

Harry Harper died after being bitten by a dog in Telford, Shropshire. Credit: Family handout

Week old Harry Harper died after being bitten by a dog in Telford, Shropshire.

A statement from his family released by West Mercia Police reads: "As a family we are absolutely devastated by Harry's death and have no words to describe the loss we have suffered.

"At the present time we have no wish to speak publicly about yesterday's events and would ask that we are left in peace to grieve and begin to deal with our loss."

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Baby died from dog bite to head

A week-old baby who was killed after being bitten by a dog in Telford in Shropshire died from a "significant" head injury.