Manchester police on the hunt for a coyote
The coyote has been spotted at Ledgewood retirement community, a neighborhood of manufactured housing off Candia Road. And it has been spotted on Wells Street and Morse Road, at one point approaching pet dogs and laying down in a submissive manner.
On Ledgewood Way, the coyote bit the heel of a woman Monday about 9 a.m. The animal later nibbled the door handle of a Ledgewood maintenance man';s vehicle.
Manchester police said the behavior is unusual, and the city';s animal control officer is working with New Hampshire Fish and Game conservation officers.
In the meantime, police said residents should not approach wildlife and avoid any contact.