Man arrested after dog attacks woman in Falkirk

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Police have arrested a man after a 63-year-old woman was attacked by a dog.

The 49-year-old was today charged with offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act after the 63-year-old was attacked as she walked home on the town’s Firs Street at around 11am on October 28.

He is expected to appear before Falkirk Sheriff Court tomorrow.

Inspector Billy Drummond said: “I would like to thank the members of the local community who assisted with our appeal and provided vital information, which ultimately led to this arrest.”