DNA test confirms identity of wolf that bit teen
A wolf killed at a Lake Winnibigoshish campground after an attack on a teenager has been confirmed as the wolf that bit the 16-year-old, officials said Thursday.
DNA testing done by forensic scientists at the Veterinary Genetics Laboratory at the University of California-Davis showed identical matches between the wolf’s DNA profile and the profile of samples obtained from a comforter used when the teen was transported for treatment, the DNR said.
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