Timeline of recent fox attacks on humans

The fox attack on a one-month-old baby is not the first incident in recent years. Here are some details of other attacks on humans:

  • June 2010 - Nine month old twins Isabella and Lola Koupparis were attacked by a fox in their cots at their home in Hackney, east London.
  • June 2010 - Toddler Jake Jermy was taken to hospital after reports he had been attacked by a fox while attending a party at a school in Brighton, East Sussex.
  • September 2003 - Four year old Jessica Brown was bitten on the arm when a fox crept into her bedroom in Tufnell Park, north London.
  • July 2002 - A fox attacked baby Louis Day at home in Dartford, Kent.

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Fox baby mum describes attack

The mother of a month-old baby who was attacked by a fox has told The Sun how she "grabbed Dennie’s wrist and tore it out of the fox’s mouth." The boy was released from hospital yesterday and is now back with his parents.