WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – The fifth case of rabies in Wilmington has been confirmed by animal control officers.
Officials found a rabid raccoon on Greenville Avenue, which is between Wrightsville Avenue and Oleander Drive in the Seagate community.
Animal control said the raccoon fought with a family pet.
Officers will be in the neighborhood to make sure families know how to handle a similar situation in the future.
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