Girl, 6, injured in Tameside dog attack
- 2 January 2014
- From the section Manchester
A six-year-old girl's lip was severed when she was bitten by a dog in Greater Manchester on Christmas Day.
The girl was attacked by a Staffordshire bull terrier in Gair Street, in Flowery Field, Tameside, at about 18:00 GMT, police said.
She is still receiving hospital treatment for serious facial injuries.
A 70-year-old man has been bailed until 5 February after being arrested on suspicion of being in charge of a dog dangerously out of control in public.