NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — People in Queens did a double take on Monday, when an apparent coyote was spotted roaming along the roof of a bar.
A sign on the door of the LIC Bar in Long Island City reads, “Only service dogs on a leash are allowed anywhere on these premises.” So maybe the animal wasn’t breaking any rules, because the entire neighborhood is convinced that it isn’t a dog at all.
“There was a coyote just hanging on the roof,” Birk O’Halloran told CBS2’s Weijia Jiang, “I grew up in Colorado and I’ve seen a lot. People say, ‘Oh that’s a dog.’ No, that’s a coyote. They look like a German shepherd, but grayer and more pointy.”
Cell phone video from O’Halloran’s office above the bar is something you have to see to believe.
“I think it’s a first for most of us. There’s not too many coyotes here