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Man arrested over dog attack in Plaistow Park

A man has been arrested in connection with a dog attack in east London.

The victim, in his 40s, remains in hospital after suffering bite wounds on his arms in the attack in Plaistow Park, Plaistow, on Sunday morning.

Following the attack two dogs were caught and sent to kennels and a third was destroyed by officers.

Officers from a specialist dog unit arrested the 30-year-old man in east London on suspicion of offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act.

He remains in police custody.

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