Fairfield police kill coyote after woman, child attacked

newjerseyhills.com - 06-14


FAIRFIELD TWP. - Police killed a coyote that attacked a mother and child about 7 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at the Fairfield Recreation Complex, 221 Hollywood Ave. A 37-year-old woman from Fairfield was pushing her 4-year-old son in a stroller between the tennis courts and the Fairfield Community Pool, which is adjacent to a wooded area. Another person walking near her told her a coyote was directly behind her, police said.