Student Shannon Harris Left Bloodied And Shocked After Seagull's Swooping Attack

17/07/2014 16:45 | Updated 17 July 2014
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A teenager was left bloodied and "terrified" after a seagull launched an attack on her while she was trying to help a baby gull which had wandered onto a busy road.

Shannon Harris, an 18-year-old student at Aberystwyth University, was left with a gash to her head after the bird stabbed her with its beak in her university town.

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Harris sustained a head injury

"I ran back to my house with one seagull caught in my hair and the others still swooping down on me, clipping their beaks. I was terrified - my hands were shaking so much I couldn't unlock my front door," Harris told ITV.

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