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Police are tonight appealing for information after a nine year old boy was attacked by an aggressive dog.

Police were alerted to the incident which occurred at 6.30pm within the grounds of Craigiebarns Primary School, Dundee.

The boy was attacked by a broken Staffordshire Terrier. Police say three females were in charge of the dog at the time, they also had a West Highland Terrier.

None of the dogs were on a lead at the time of the incident.

Anyone who can assist identifying the dog and its owner, please contact the Police by phoning 101.

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