A DOG killed a deer on a Bradford road yesterday evening.

Police were called to Hollingwood Lane in Great Horton on Sunday to reports of the attack, which occurred at around 8.30pm.

A vet put the deer to sleep due to the extent of the animal's injuries.

Yesterday a police spokesperson said: "Officers have this evening been called to a dog-on-deer attack on Hollingwood Lane, Great Horton.

"Between 8.20 and 8.30pm, a dog attacked a deer on Hollingwood Lane.

"The extent of the injuries were such that a vet had to put the deer to sleep.

"Officers are appealing for witnesses or any information regarding the offence.

"If you have any information, contact the Bradford South Neighbourhood Policing Team via 101. Crime reference: 13220585907."