Public health officials look for dog that bit man downtown
Dog bit man as he was biking by Wednesday morning, officials say
MADISON, Wis. — Public health officials are looking for information regarding a dog that bit a man Wednesday morning in downtown Madison, according to a release.
The incident happened around 9:40 a.m. near the intersection of West Washington Avenue and Regent Street, officials said. The man was bitten as he was biking past the dog being walked on a leash by the owner.
The dog is described as a possibly white or gray German shepherd, according to the release. The owner is described as a white man about 6 feet 2 inches tall, lanky with longer gray hair.
Officials ask anyone with information on the incident to call the police and fire dispatcher at 608-255-2345 and ask for the Animal Services officer.