Merrimack Police perplexed by mysterious animal

MERRIMACK, N.H. (WHDH) - What is this strange animal seen in Merrimack, New Hampshire?

Merrimack Police posted a photo to their Facebook page of the animal, seen running through a cemetery. The animal has garnered plenty of attention from curious onlookers wondering what the animal is.

Merrimack Police suggested in the post that it is “most likely a coyote” though comments on the post suggested it was a chupacabra, a hyena, a coy dog, a red fox, or a zombie dog.

Police said the animal was seen on Baboosic Lake Road near an elementary school.

The police were advised by New Hampshire Fish & Game to leave the animal alone, since the animal “isn’t menacing or vicious.”

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