Council nabs mutt menace
RANGERS captured a dog that reportedly attacked a man in Palmerston on Thursday, with the council attempting to track down the owners.
NT Police Watch Commander Len Turner said police received calls about a menacing dog in Palmerston that was trying to attack a number of people on Emily Ct in Driver.
“The dog was reported to attack a man,” W/C Turner said.
“Palmerston rangers were contacted and attended there with police, the rangers eventually captured the dog and took it away with them.
“They will do their investigation and will try and track down the owners.”
A spokesperson for Palmerston Council said they can confirm that they have impounded the dog at the Palmerston pound and the matter was currently under investigation.