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Police capture dog which left woman with 'serious injuries'

A dog which attacked a woman and left her with "serious injuries" has been found after a search by armed police. The 22-year-old victim remains in hospital in Lincoln after being attacked by what Lincolnshire Police believe to be an American pitbull.

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Police find dog after woman is left with 'serious injuries'

The search for the dog focused on the Outer Circle Road area of Lincoln. Credit: Google Maps

A dog which attacked a woman leaving her with "serious injuries" has been found.

The attack sparked a hunt for the animal - thought to be an American pitbull - and the police search focused on a quarry in the Outer Circle Road area of the city.

Lincolnshire Police later said the animal was caught at around 1.30am, after previously warning the public to stay away "for their own safety".

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