Appeal after man ‘beat dog’

AN RSPCA officer is appealing for help in tracking down a man who allegedly beat his dog.

Justin Stubbs has received reports that a man was seen beating the large dog at the junction of Lincoln Road and Kesteven Road in Stamford, between 9pm and 9.30pm on Thursday last week.

Mr Stubbs said it is a well-lit area and believes there might be people, who witnessed the incident.

The man is described as 5ft 8in and in his 30s.

Anyone who witnessed the event should call the RSPCA incident line on 0300 1234 999 and ask for Justin Stubbs.