ARLINGTON, MASS. (WHDH) – A baby is being handled for rabies after being attacked by a rabid raccoon in Arlington, officers mentioned.
Emergency officers responding to Fountain Street for stories of an animal assault have been instructed a raccoon bit and scratched a woman enjoying in her again yard. The lady’s mom chased the raccoon away and neighbors mentioned it had been seen strolling very slowly throughout the road earlier.
The lady was taken to the hospital and examined optimistic for rabies, however is anticipated to be OK, officers mentioned. Police discovered and euthanized the raccoon, and it additionally examined optimistic for rabies, in response to officers.
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