9-1-1 Tapes: Brutal dog mauling of city worker

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Details from the call
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PHOENIX -- "911 where is your emergency?"

Caller: "There's a dead man in the park near 31st avenue and Belmont."

Sam Nasser called 9-1-1 as he witnessed two dogs drag what appeared to be the body of a dead city worker through a park last September.

911 dispatcher: "ok are you sure he's dead?"

Caller: "yes"

But that worker - Carl Corona - was not dead. Despite laying face down in a pool of water surrounded by his shredded clothes.

911 dispatcher: "does he have any clothing on?"

Caller: "no, just shoes"

Two american bulldogs continued attacking Corona throughout the entire phone call.

Caller: "they've got his arm shredded to the bone. They are just tearing him up"

911 dispatcher: "I've got officers coming just don't hang up on me."

When officers arrived at the scene, the dogs turned on them - and they were forced to take lethal action.

Corona was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, but survived the attack.

None of the officers were hurt.