Smethwick man pleads guilty to dangerous dogs charge

Richmond Road in Bearwood Richmond Road in Bearwood was sealed off on Monday evening

A Birmingham man has pleaded guilty to allowing two dogs to be "dangerously out of control in a public place".

Muneer Ahmed, of Priory Close, Smethwick, appeared at Sandwell Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

The 33-year-old indicated a guilty plea to one charge relating to a disturbance on Monday involving two pitbull type dogs.

He was granted unconditional bail and will appear on 20 February for sentencing.

Richmond Road in Smethwick was sealed off on Monday evening after reports the dogs had been seen at 16:00 GMT.

Armed police shot one dog dead while the other was taken to the West Midlands Police dog unit.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Birmingham & Black Country


[an error occurred while processing this directive]


Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.