The boy was bitten by a dog on 1 May around 1.30pm near the "Camping de la Sure".

The dog was neither wearing a collar nor a leash, and his owner was nowhere to be found. The boy was brought to a hospital after being bitten in the arm.

The Diekirch police is now looking for witnesses in relation to this incident. The department can be reached via phone (+352 244 80 1000) or via email (

Description of the dog

According to preliminary information, the dog is rather large and a type of Bernese mountain dog. It is 80 cm high and has long grey, brown, and black fur.