Dog sought after biting officer

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 23, 2005

Staff report

Suffolk Animal Control and the Suffolk Health Department need help in locating a dog described as a gold or yellow Labrador Retriever, approximately three to four years old, with white markings on the chest.

The dog bit a police officer, who may have to undergo rabies treatment if the animal is not located.

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This dog was allegedly given away to an unknown individual around 4 a.m. June 19, on the property of the Suffolk Wal-Mart located at 1200 N. Main St.

If you have information concerning its current location, call Suffolk Animal Control at 923-2160 or the Suffolk Health Department at