Humorous Jackson County, MS post says don’t call 911 for coyote sightings, unless…

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JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (WKRG) — Members of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department in Mississippi showing they have a sense of humor. Sheriff Mike Ezell posted a news release saying people don’t need to call 911 if they spot a coyote in the daytime unless the animal is up to no good.

The news release makes several references to Warner Bros. Roadrunner cartoons. It says watch out for a coyote that’s “carrying a giant magnet, in possession of any ACME product, or posting signs like ‘detour’ or ‘free bird seed.” The post has been shared hundreds of times.


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