Four people were injured, one of them critically, after being mauled by a pack of five dogs inside a Sanford apartment Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Sanford police got a 911 call around 3:15 p.m. saying a woman, Virginia Farley - 50, in the Stonebrook apartment complex was screaming for help, spokeswoman Bianca Gillett said.
An officer rushed to the complex, opened an apartment door, and saw FIVE PIT BULLS mauling a woman, Gillett said.
The officer started shooting, killing four of the dogs, Gillett said. The fifth dog was subdued, but alive.Two women, one man, and one boy were taken to Central Florida Regional Hospital, Gillett said. One woman had life-threatening injuries.
Another boy had minor injuries and was not hospitalized.
Police do not yet know whether the dogs belonged to anyone, Gillett said.
The apartment complex is located on Stonebrook Drive.
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