Metropolitan Police dog's head slammed in door: Man charged

A man has been charged with causing suffering to a police dog after a door was slammed on its head.

The German shepherd called Zinzan suffered severe blows while trying to get into a house in Edgware, north London, during a chase.

Lukasz Sklepkowski, 28, of no fixed address, has been charged with causing unnecessary suffering under the Animal Welfare Act.

He was due to appear at Brent Magistrates' Court on Saturday.

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