Drone used to hunt ‘dangerous’ dog during police chase in town centre

Norfolk Police used a drone to hunt a 'dangerous' dog in South Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth on Sunda

Norfolk Police used a drone to hunt a 'dangerous' dog in South Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth on Sunday night. Picture: Google Maps. - Credit: Archant

A drone was used to hunt a 'dangerous' dog which tried to bite a person during a police chase in Great Yarmouth on Sunday night.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Police said it was called to South Beach Parade at 7.35pm following concern from members of the public about the pet.

Police used a drone as they attempted to find the dog and were assisted by Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service.

The dog tried to bite a member of the public before it was contained in Pleasure Beach at 9.06pm.

The owner of the dog has collected the pet.


You may also want to watch:


Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter