Charges laid following Murupara dog attack
Charges laid following Murupara dog
Thursday, 27 March 2014 - 1:02pm
The investigation into a dog attack in Murupara on
Monday, 3 March is now complete and the two owners of the
four dogs involved in this attack have been summonsed to
appear in court jointly charged with an offence against
Section 58 of the Dog Control Act; namely owning a dog which
causes serious injury.
Following the attack, the owners
took immediate steps to have all four dogs put to sleep.
Seven-year-old Sakurako Uehara remains in hospital
undergoing treatment for her injuries.
The owners of the
dogs will appear in Rotorua District Court in April.
the matter is before the court there will be no further
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