A dog has been killed after it was allegedly attacked by another dog while walking in Porthkerry country park .

The Yorkshire terrier was out with its owner at 9pm on Tuesday, October 3, when it was attacked and killed in Porthkerry Country Park , Barry.

The other dog has been reported elsewhere as being a black Staffordshire bull terrier.

The owner of the Yorkshire terrier was also reportedly attacked by the dog.

In a statement a South Wales Police spokeswoman called on anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward.

She said: “Police in Barry are investigating this incident, which was reported shortly before 9pm on Tuesday, October 3.

“Any witnesses are asked to contact 101 quoting reference 1700385287.”