Video: Man appears to lure squirrel to edge of Grand Canyon… and kick it off?

Posted at 4:31 PM, Aug 05, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-05 18:34:36-04

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. – Authorities are investigating after a video surfaced on YouTube that appears to show men luring a squirrel to the edge of the Grand Canyon and kicking it off.

According to, the video shows two shirtless men on a cliff, one shooting the video and the other laying a trail of breadcrumbs on the edge.

In another scene one of the men puts on a shoe and you see the squirrel follow the path of food to the edge.

Then it appears one of the men kicks the animal off the edge.

The identities of the men have not been confirmed at this time.

It is not known if they are facing any charges.

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