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Coyote captured in Queens, NYPD says

The NYPD 104th precinct posted a picture of

The NYPD 104th precinct posted a picture of a coyote at 77 place and Caldwell Avenue in Middle Village on April 28, 2015. Photo Credit: NYPD

A second coyote has been captured in New York — this time in Queens.

Police say they tranquilized the animal and captured it just before 8 p.m. Tuesday. The NYPD says it's likely the same one that got away after being spotted hiding near a house Monday.

It's being cared for at the Center for Animal Care and Control.

The capture comes after authorities collared one near a sidewalk cafe in downtown Manhattan on Saturday morning.

At least four other coyotes have been spotted in Manhattan this year.

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