Wall Township residents are being asked by authorities to be on alert for coyotes.

On Saturday, the Wall Township police department issued an alert to residents after receiving two confirmed coyote sightings in the area of Orchard Crest Boulevard and Paynters Road.

People are urged to contact the police department if they see any coyotes in the township.

Coyotes have been known to attack humans, but it's extremely rare.



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