Berkshire

Injured dog put down after fight in Slough park

A dog that was injured during a fight involving a number of men and youths in a Slough park has had to be put down.

Four men and three youths, aged between 17 and 29, are being held on suspicion of affray, in connection with the fight at Lascelles Park, on Wednesday night.

One of the males being held, who received hospital treatment for a large cut to his head, was also arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty.

Anyone with information about the fight should contact Thames Valley Police.

The dog was believed to have been a pit bull-type, police said.

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