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Fargo Police search for owner after dog bite incident

Fargo Police Department
Fargo Police Department(Valley News Live)
Updated: Jun. 9, 2021 at 1:50 PM CDT
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FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - Fargo Police are hoping to speak with the owner of a yellow lab that reportedly bit someone in south Fargo on Wednesday morning.

A Community Service Officer took a dog bite report in the area of 12th Avenue South and 14th Street. just before 8:00 a.m. The victim of the dog bite could not get information from the dog owner before the owner left the area.

Police are trying to locate the owner of the dog to verify updated vaccinations to avoid the victim going through unnecessary rabies shots.

The dog’s owner is described as a white male, approximately 50-60 years old, and under six-feet tall. He was wearing a blue baseball cap and a black U2 t-shirt featuring The Joshua Tree album. The dog is a yellow lab and was being walked with a green John Deere leash.

If anyone has information, you are asked to call the Fargo Police Community Service Officer number at 701-241-8284.

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