Port Chester Police are reporting that on Sunday three people were bitten by a raccoon in the area of Hobart Ave and Halstead Ave. (Both of those streets straddle the NY/CT state line).
“We don’t know all the details of how this happened yet,”Port Chester Police said in a post on Facebook, adding that residents should stay away from raccoons. “We would like to remind everyone that raccoons are wild animals and can carry diseases.”
“Please stay away and call us to deal with it,” they advised.
The Port Chester Health Department has been notified and will investigate further