Den of coyotes closes Atlanta city park

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ATLANTA -- When she saw the yellow caution tape stretched across the park across the street from her southwest Atlanta home, LaTanya Grant admits she thought the worst.

Tuesday, she said she walked across Lynnhave Drive to read the yellow notice posted at Emma Millican Park. Turns out, there wasn't a crime at all. But there is a den of coyotes living near the park, according to the notice posted by the cityof Atlanta.

"I read it twice because the first time I didn't believe it," Grant told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "They're probably just as scared of us, but my guard is going to be up."

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