Sheepridge Man Charged Over Fatal Dog Attack

David Ellam

David Ellam died in August.

A man has now been charged after his dog fatally injured his neighbour in Sheepridge, near Huddersfield.

52-year-old David Ellam died in August after suffering multiple injuries by the suspected banned pit bull breed.

Aaron Joseph, 29 of Riddings Road, Huddersfield has been charged with owning a dog dangerously out of control causing injury resulting in death and the possession of Cannabis.

He is due to appear at Kirklees Magistrates Court on Thursday March 2.

More from Local