A 70-year-old Arkansas City man was critically injured Thursday night after being attacked by four dogs in his fenced back yard.
Officers with the Arkansas City Police Department were dispatched around 7 p.m. Thursday for a report of a dog bite at a home at 1126 N. 13th St., located just west of Adams Elementary School.
The four dogs were on top of the victim in his back yard and attacking him, according to witnesses.
Police learned the dogs lived at the home and are owned by the victim and other residents there. He currently is listed as being in stable condition.
All four dogs have been taken to the Cowley County Humane Society for a 10-day observation period.