Press release from the Wellington Police Department.

Wellington Police seeks community's assistance locating a dog involved in a bite case. Police state on Friday, April 3, 2013 shortly before lunch, a 51-year-old male was walking on the sidewalk in front of the Sumner County Courthouse when he passed two juveniles walking a dog on a leash. As this male walked pass, the dog jumped up on him biting his right thumb and left leg.

The male described the dog as a large tan colored "Pit Bull". He described the two juveniles as one male and one female approximately 11 years of age.

Police are hoping to locate this dog to verify whether or not it's current on vaccinations. If you have any information, please contact the Wellington Police Department at 620-326-3331 and/or notify 911.