A 27-year-old man from Middlesbrough has been arrested following an incident in Park Avenue, Southbank.
The incident happened at 2pm today, Saturday 23 September 2023, when officers attended an address in response to a report of violence.
Upon arrival at the property, a police vehicle was smashed with a pole causing significant damage to the windscreen of the vehicle. A Police Officer was then bitten by a large Malinois dog, sustaining injuries to his leg.
The 27-year-old-man was arrested on suspicion of Common Assault and Battery, Affray and Attempt Section 18 Assault.