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Have you seen a man who was kicked in the head by a horse?

Date of alert:

Wednesday, 10 August 2022

Crime Ref:

Force:

55220127991

Dorset Police

POLICE are looking for a man who is believed to have been kicked in the head by a horse after riding it bareback.

Officers are investigating the reported theft of a horse and equipment from the Waterston area near Dorchester and are trying to trace a man who is believed to have been kicked in the head by the horse involved.

The horse was allegedly stolen between 7.30pm on Saturday, August 6 and the morning of Sunday, August 7. Four head collars were also stolen.

The horse was found nearby on the morning of Sunday August 7 and has been returned to its owner, but has sustained several injuries.

Following enquiries by Dorset Police’s Rural Crime Team, a 20-year-old man from the Dorchester area was arrested on suspicion of theft of a horse and tack. He has been released under investigation.

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