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Police hunt thugs who beat dog on train
POLICE are hunting two thugs who battered a dog on a train in front of horrified passengers.
The two men had been travelling on the train at Benfleet when they began repeatedly hitting the Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
They used a chain to hit the dog in an attack which lasted around 30-minutes.
Police are now hunting the men following the incident which happened at 8.40pm on Friday February 15.