Happy Valentine’s Day for the family of a Melbourne man who died after he was attacked by a dog

Posted February 05, 2018 14:08:03 A Melbourne man’s body was found in a Brisbane backyard two weeks after he died after being attacked by an animal, police said on Friday.

The man’s family have been notified, a spokeswoman for the Major Crime Command said.

Police said they had been alerted to the body on Wednesday.

It was not immediately clear what caused the man’s death.

The incident happened on February 4, near a house in the Brisbane suburb of Eureka.

The victim was a father of two and a member of a family that lives in the area.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, police confirmed.