Rottweiler ‘attacks and kills’ Yorkshire terrier

Police news.
Police news.

The Standard has been picking up reports of a dog attacking and killing another dog in Billinghay.

A police spokesman said: “We have received a report of an incident involving a Rottweiler-type dog and a Yorkshire Terrier-type dog in Billinghay on September 23. This is a police matter and is being investigated.”

She said officers were yet to interview the parties involved to confirm details.

According to social media sources the rottweiler was being walked by a young girl on Mill Lane when it attacked the other little dog, severely injuring it resulting in its death. A passer by is also believed to have been injured when trying to intervene.

If you have any information contact police on the non-emergency 101 number.