Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Savage Dog Attack near Falmouth

bite
Delicious Submit this page to reddit

7:45am 30th June 2012

A dog has been destroyed after a woman was savagely attacked near Falmouth.

Police were called to Comfort Road near Mylor Bridge on Thursday evening after the creature bit her legs and tried to chew its way into her car. bite

The 19 year old had to be rushed to Treliske and needed surgery.

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier has been destroyed.

A police spokesman said: "We are keen to reassure the local community that this dog has now been caught and destroyed.  A woman has had a nasty bite from this dog and if it wasn’t for the good work of police officers someone else could have been seriously hurt – and if it was a child with potentially fatal consequences.
 
"Our advice is not to approach an unknown dog.  If anyone has concerns call the police or RSPCA so it can be dealt with properly."
7:45am 30th June 2012

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Most read
mermaid

PHOTOS: Storms leave sand up to windows of Cornish pub

Bosses call it the worst they have seen

redruth traffic lights

PHOTOS: Council responds to traffic light 'bedlum'

Why a busy Cornish road wound up with six sets

Top articles

WATCH: Flood alerts set to last all weekend

Cornwall News: Cornwall river levels remain high after heavy rain

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

Ice Maidens become first all-female group to cross Antarctica

National News: Six British soldiers have become the first all-female group to cross the Antarctic using nothing but muscle power.

UPDATE: Body found on popular Cornish beach

Cornwall News: Police say death at Watergate Bay 'isn't suspicious'

Ed Sheeran is engaged to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

Showbiz News: Singer Ed Sheeran has announced he is engaged to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn.

Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel

World News: A group of gunmen have attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, leaving casualties on several floors, according to witnesses.

Everton's James McCarthy suffers double leg break against West Brom

Sports News: Everton midfielder James McCarthy suffered a double leg break during Everton's 1-1 draw with West Brom.

Could there be a second Hollywood sign?

Strange News: How do you solve a problem like traffic congestion around the Hollywood sign? You build another one.

Newer article

March Against Bodmin 'Masterplan'

Cornwall News: Woman representing Lady Godiva to ride a horse through the town

Older article

Armed Forces Day in Plymouth

Cornwall News: Cornwall and Devon's servicemen and women are honoured

Sky News LogoSome articles are courtesy of Sky News. View news videos.

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall