Man Bit by Dog Near East 14th Street and South Third Avenue

Animal Control officers responded to a dog bite that occurred at approximately 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in the parking lot of Sunshine Foods, near the corner of East 14th Street and South Third Avenue. A man was sitting in his car with his legs out of the vehicle when the dog ran up to him and tried to jump in his car. The man was bit in the face when he tried to push the dog away from him.

The dog is described as a medium to large dark brown dog similar to a wire-haired terrier or labradoodle. The dog was not wearing a collar or tags.

Animal Control needs to identify the dog in this incident to verify its vaccinations. If you have any information on this case, please call Animal Control at 367-7000.