Man stabbed in attempted dog theft, Hertfordshire Police appeal for information #PetTheftReform


Assault with injury – Tewin Road, Hemel Hempstead

On Saturday 14th October 2023 between 2pm and 2.30pm offenders have grabbed the victim from behind and have said words to the effect of ‘THE DOG WILL BE GOOD FOR FIGHTING’.

The offenders have then started grabbing at the victim’s dogs lead, the victim has not allowed them to take the dog, and then the offenders have stabbed the victim in the right side of his abdomen with a sharp implement. This happened on Tewin Road, Hemel Hempstead.

If you saw any suspicious activity around the area between these times, please contact the police non-emergency number 101.
Alternatively you can give information anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 08005511 and quote Crime Reference Number: 41/82148/23

Sent by PCSO Nigel Naggar
Police Community Support Officer

15th October 2023.

#PetTheftReform #PetAbduction