Dog rescued after owner arrested in Southport


Photo: Merseyside police remove dog from van, Sunday January 31.

The driver a white Ford Transit van was arrested on The Promenade and then taken into custody earlier this morning, leaving behind what is believed to be a Japanese Akita.

A police dog handler was called to ensure it’s safe removal. At around 10am police removed the dog that was happy and well natured.

A good ending for the police and dog, but not the owner.


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