A member of the public has issued a warning following reports of an incident involving a dog.

The warning was shared on the Next Door platform by a local resident called Cheryl.

She said:

“I have just been told that a dog was injured recently in Hunderton dog park.

“It had a needle through its leg and was taken to the vets.

“On testing the needle, it reportedly had traces of heroin. It is understood that the Police have been informed.”

More information on Next Door:

“It’s where communities come together to greet newcomers, exchange recommendations, and read the latest local news. 

“Where neighbours support local businesses and get updates from public services. Where neighbours borrow tools and sell sofas. 

“It’s how to get the most out of everything nearby. Welcome, neighbour.”

Your Herefordshire has approached West Mercia Police for further information.