Teen bitten by coyote in Chatham Beach

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On Monday, a teenager was bitten by a coyote in Chatham Beach. Officials warned the public not to feed the coyote. Police said the teenager and a friend were eating on a blanket near the second batch of Harding Beach at 8pm. A coyote approached and bit the teenager’s ankle. The police said the teenager and his friend ran away, and the coyote picked up some food and entered the dunes. The town will place a coyote-specific advisory sign in the Harding Beach area. The police are still investigating reports of people feeding coyotes in the area. Remind the public not to feed coyotes and keep their distance from animals. Earlier this summer, a child was bitten by a coyote at North Herring Bay Beach on the Cape Cod National Seashore. Officials said that rangers have responded to incidents in which coyotes act decisively against people to obtain food.

On Monday, a teenager was bitten by a coyote in Chatham Beach. Officials warned the public not to feed the coyote.

Police said the teenager and a friend were eating on a blanket near the second lot of Harding Beach at 8pm. A coyote approached and bit the teenager’s ankle.

The police said the teenager and his friend ran away, and the coyote picked up some food and entered the dunes.

The town will place an advisory sign dedicated to coyotes in the Harding Beach area.

The police are still investigating reports of people feeding coyotes in the area.

Remind the public not to feed coyotes and keep their distance from animals.

Earlier this summer, a child was bitten by a coyote at North Herring Bay Beach on the Cape Cod National Seashore.

Officials said that rangers have responded to incidents in which coyotes act decisively against people to obtain food.

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