Rabid raccoon found in Hunt Club Forest area

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Positive test results for rabies were received by officials for a raccoon that was found in Virginia Beach.

On February 27, an altercation was reported between a dog and a raccoon in the 2500 block of Hunting Horn Way. The raccoon was found deceased.

No human exposures were reported.

Officials say if you were recently bitten or scratched by a raccoon in this area to contact Virginia Beach Health Department at (757) 518-2700.

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