According to initial reports, a 15-year-old girl and her 9-year-old brother had a terrifying encounter with a coyote while walking in the area. As the siblings noticed the approaching coyote, they attempted to flee, but unfortunately, the younger boy was mauled before a nearby resident intervened and scared the coyote away.
Following the attack, the injured child was provided medical assistance. The 9-year-old boy sustained multiple injuries but is currently in stable condition after receiving treatment at a local hospital. The Winnipeg Police Service is actively collaborating with the Conservation Officer Service to investigate the incident and ensure appropriate actions are taken to prevent similar occurrences in the future.
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