Urban Canine: Coyote romps around Manhattan’s Central Park, gets darted, videotaped

Hal, only the second coyote ever spotted in Central Park, led New York City police on a wild chase before being shot with a tranquilizer dart near Belvedere Castle yesterday. While the wiley canine swam across a pond and jumped an 8-foot fence, news helicopters followed the action. Only in New York would you see such a thing. Here's the story, with video:
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060322/ap_on_re_us/city_coyote