BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — Quick Facts:
- Residents near 51st and Lynn Lane say they saw a wolf
- Neighbors worry about child and pet safety
- Wildlife Diversity Biologists say it's likely a wolf/dog hybrid
- They say it likely got away from its owner or was dumped
Broken Arrow neighbors said they are nervous after seeing what they think is a wolf around their neighborhood.
FOX23 crews spoke to families near 51st and Lynn Lane, who say they saw one in broad daylight.
People told FOX23 they thought it was a grey wolf.
Wildlife Diversity Biologists told FOX23 the wolf was likely not 100 percent wolf, but a wolf/dog hybrid. Those animals are exempt from wildlife statutes because they are not full wolves.
They said it is likely a hybrid animal got away from its owner or was dumped by an owner who did not want it anymore.
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