Dubuque officials looking for dog involved in biting incident

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DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Officials in Dubuque are looking for a dog they say bit someone on Saturday night.

According to the City of Dubuque Health Services Department, the dog bit an individual between 7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday night at the intersection of Primrose Street and Davenport Street.

They say the dog was running loose at the time and ran behind the houses on Davenport Street following the incident.

The dog is described as having speckled white and gray fur with a black tail, weighing between 30 and 40 pounds with short legs and a long body.

Officials would like to verify the health status and vaccination records of the dog.

Anyone with information should contact the Health Services Department at 563-589-4185 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or the Law Enforcement Center at 563-589-4415 after hours or on the weekend.