Churchdown Park Attack

A dog has died after she was allegedly kicked repeatedly by a jogger and fled into oncoming traffic.

Officers from Gloucestershire Constabulary have launched an investigation after the black cockapoo named Lucy was allegedly attacked in Churchdown Park Recreation ground on Thursday afternoon, May 3.

Reports on social media say that the pet approached the jogger “in a friendly manner” while they were running through the village.

It is alleged the jogger and the owner had an argument before the jogger kicked the dog under the chin which became confused and ran out onto the Golden Valley bypass.

Reports are Lucy was struck several times and later died.

If you have any further information please contact Gloucestershire Police on 101.