Thursday, September 25, 2014

Another Dog Bite - Request For Information on Owner

The Overland Park Police Department/Animal Control Unit would like your assistance in locating a dog involved in a reported dog bite. The incident took place on a bike path along Indian Creek Parkway, just east of Roe Avenue. This occurred on Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at approximately 3:50 PM.

The male victim was walking along the path when a large, leashed dog and handler passed the victim. As the dog passed the victim, the dog bit him on his forearm. The handler exchanged information with the victim but additional information is still needed.

The handler is a white male, between 38 and 48 years of age with brown hair and a ball cap. The dog is an unknown breed, approximately 3 feet tall, light brown fur - similar to a Golden Retriever, and weighed approximately 165 pounds.

If anyone has information on the owner of this dog, please contact the Overland Park Police Department at 913-895-6300.