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Drone used to hunt ‘dangerous’ dog during police chase in town centre

PUBLISHED: 10:31 17 December 2018 | UPDATED: 10:49 17 December 2018

Norfolk Police used a drone to hunt a 'dangerous' dog in South Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth on Sunday night. Picture: Google Maps.

Norfolk Police used a drone to hunt a 'dangerous' dog in South Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth on Sunday night. Picture: Google Maps.

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A drone was used to hunt a “dangerous” dog which tried to bite a person during a police chase in Great Yarmouth on Sunday night.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Police said it was called to South Beach Parade at 7.35pm following concern from members of the public about the pet.

Police used a drone as they attempted to find the dog and were assisted by Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service.

The dog tried to bite a member of the public before it was contained in Pleasure Beach at 9.06pm.

The owner of the dog has collected the pet.


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