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CCSO: Pit bulls attack, kill 3 goats

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Two pit bulls attacked and killed three goats along County Road 408, according to the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.

According to the incident report, the goat owner woke up Saturday morning to the sound of dogs outside his house.

He went outside to check on the commotion and saw trash scattered all over his porch. He then saw two pit bulls in the goat pen attacking his animals.

The owner told police he shot the two dogs, but they already killed three of his goats.

The victim told police he believed the dogs belonged to one of his neighbors.

Police contacted the dogs' owner who identified the two pit bulls as his. 

The dog owner agreed to pay for the three goats that were killed. The goats were valued at a total of $450.

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