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  • 21 August 2014, 13:38

Dog Walker Dies After Row: Man Arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of killing a dog walker who suffered a serious head injury during a dispute over their pets

Peter Morleyfell during an argument with the owner of two Staffordshirebull terrier-type dogs which are believed to have attacked his small terrier-type dog,Bella, in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex on July 20.

The 74-year-old died 10 days after sustaining the head injury in Turkey Road.

Sussex Police said the 36-year-old suspect was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and bailed until November 9.

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