UPDATE | Dog attack in Port Colborne

Investigators with the Welland and District SPCA say they have found the owner of three dogs allegedly responsible for the death of a Chihuahua in Port Colborne.

Erin Clarke was walking her two small dogs on leashes near the off leash park on October 31st when they were surrounded by three unleashed large dogs.

Clarke says the larger dogs attacked the Chihuahua, delivering fatal wounds.

She say the owner tried to call off his dogs, but was unable stop the attack in time.

Clarke also says the man said he would meet her at a local vet, but never showed.

Investigators are not releasing the man's name at this point, but say a legal process has been initiated.