Man arrested after punching police dog
A man has been arrested after being accused of punching a police dog and his handler in Beaconsfield.
Police searching for the man in regard to an outstanding warrant found him in a unit early this morning.
He allegedly punched police dog Jose several times after being cornered by the animal.
The 32 year old is also accused of punching the policeman a number of times.
Sergeant Daniel Grieve from the Dog Squad spoke to Adam Shand.