On Air

Andy Green 7:00AM - 11:00AM

Now Playing

Lady Antebellum All I Want For Christmas Is You
You are viewing content from The Breeze East Hampshire and South West Surrey.
Would you like to make this your preferred location?

Young girl attacked by Rottweiler at Chilbolton Common

Hampshire Police are appealing for information after a four-year-old girl was attacked by a dog at Chilbolton Common.

The incident took place sometime between 5pm and 5.30pm on Sunday 7 July.

The child was with her grandmother and her six-year-old sister.

They were approached by what has been described as a brown and black Rottweiler dog, as they walked on the grassy area near the river.

The dog knocked over the six-year-old girl, before attacking the four-year-old girl.

The four-year-old girl was left with scratches and bruises to her arm, back and neck, and a puncture mark to her arm.

She attended hospital as a precaution.

A man took hold of the dog but did not give any details.

Officers would like to speak to the man as part of their investigation.

He is described as:

• white
• aged between 35 and 40 years old
• around 5ft 9ins tall
• of slim build
• balding
• wearing a red polo t-shirt and three-quarter-length dark-coloured shorts


Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, quoting the crime reference number 44190236126.

More from Local News