A POLICE officer and a woman were bitten by a dog belonging to a man who had fallen out of his wheelchair.
Brent police arrived on Sunday just after 7.30pm to reports of a man who had fallen out of his wheelchair in Dixon Way, Stonebridge.
Officers found a 75-year-old man lying on the ground next to a wheelchair holding on to his dog by a lead.
As the officer approached the man, the dog became aggressive and bit him on the leg.
A 24-year-old woman who tried to help was also bitten by the dog. Members of the dog unit seized the dog.
The elderly man was taken to hospital and the officer and woman, who had minor injuries, made their own way to hospital.
No arrests have been made.