Police: Man, Officer attacked by Dog

Published 05/21 2014 07:32AM

Updated 05/21 2014 11:38AM

Police responded to a dog attack.
Police responded to a dog attack.

WICHITA FALLS--Two dogs were picked up by animal control after police say they attacked a man this morning. It happened around 5:30 Wednesday morning at the 12-hundred block of central freeway.

Police said a 50-year old man was attacked while taking a walk through his neighborhood.

Officials said when police arrived the man was cornered by two dogs.

When an officer tried to help him police say one of the dogs charged the officer

Officials said the officer then fired one shot at the dog and Missed.

Animal control was called and came by and picked up the dogs.

The man was taken by ambulance to united regional where he was treated and then released. 

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