SIOUX FALLS - The Sioux Falls Police Department's Animal Control Division needs the public's help in locating a dog in reference to a dog bite.

Over the weekend, a 64-year-old female was mowing her lawn in the area of North Marquette Avenue and East Sixth Street. While the victim was mowing her lawn, a female in her sixties walked by with her dog on a leash. The dog was described as a small white fluffy dog.

As the dog went by, the victim stopped mowing and reached out to pet the dog. The dog lunged at her and bit her on the hand, breaking the skin,

If you have any information on this case, call Animal Control at 367-7000,  Animal Control needs to identify the dog to verify its vaccinations.