RYE — Police have issued a warning to the public after a man walking his dog on Straws Point was followed home by a coyote.
The incident occurred earlier this morning, and police are urging residents to be aware of their surroundings while at home or out for a walk.
According to the police department, the man was approached by the coyote while walking his dog.
The animal followed them home, which is when the police were contacted.
The police urge residents to check on their pets frequently and to contact the department if they see a coyote that is concerning.
Coyotes are known to be in the area, and residents should take necessary precautions to ensure their safety.
No injuries were reported in this incident.
The police will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as necessary.