Five people were injured in Sakai, Osaka, on Tuesday four Dalmatians escaped from the property at which they were being kept and attacked passersby.
According to police, reports were received that a group of dogs was attacking people on Ichijo Street at around 5 p.m. Tuesday. TV Asahi reported that the injured, many of whom were bitten on their legs, were aged between 9 and 62. The animals' owners reportedly heard the commotion and had come to retrieve their animals by the time police arrived at the scene.
Police say that the dogs were being kept in a nearby property which housed 11 dogs in total. The owners are currently under investigation by police, who are gathering information about the conditions under which the dogs were being kept.© Japan Today