Suffolk Police looking for owner of Cavalier King Charles Spaniel after man bitten outside Co-op on Station Hill in Thurston
Police are trying to trace the owner of a dog after a man was bitten in Thurston last Monday.
The incident occurred between 4.30pm and 4.45pm after the victim left the Co-op food store on Station Hill.
He passed a brown dog, thought to be a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, which was tied to a post.
The dog allegedly jumped at him, biting and ripping his shorts. He was left shaken but uninjured.
The victim then spoke with another man who is believed to be the owner of the dog.
Police are appealing for help to trace the owner, who is described as white, in his late teens or early 20s and of slim build.
He has shoulder length blonde hair and was wearing a camouflage hat.
Anyone with information is asked to call Suffolk Police on 101 or visit the website and quote reference 37/33398/19.