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Green Bay Police provide update on dog bite investigation

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Posted at 12:25 PM, Oct 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-25 11:05:51-04

GREEN BAY (NBC 26) — UPDATE: Police issued a new statement Tuesday:

"The Green Bay Police Department has spoken with the owner of a dog that was reportedly involved in a bite incident of a juvenile on Monday, October 17, 2022, and a quarantine order was issued on Monday, October 24, 2022, in compliance with Wisconsin State Statute 95.21.

The victim, who had sustained minor injuries, told police that the incident occurred between 9:45 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. near Meyer Park, 425 Goodell Street, and involved a stray dog.

Upon further investigation, it was determined that the bite was instead inflicted by a relative’s dog inside of a private residence.

We do not believe that there is a danger to the community, at this time."

The Green Bay Police Department is looking to speak with the owner of a stray dog that reportedly bit someone Monday morning.

Police said it happened between 9:45 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. near Meyer Park, located at 425 Goodell Street.

The dog has been described as light brown with a white stomach and short hair. The victim, a juvenile, received minor injuries.

Police said they need to identify if the dog holds a current rabies vaccine.

Anyone with information related to this case is encouraged to call Green Bay Police at (920) 448-3200 and reference case #22-257181. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime stoppers at (920) 432-STOP (7867). You may also submit a tip online at, or utilize the "P3 Tips" app for crime tips.