Rabid raccoon reported in Henrico County

Tuesday - 8/20/2013, 2:21pm EDT

HENRICO, Va. (AP) -- A dog is in quarantine in Henrico County after it encountered an injured raccoon that was rabid.

Henrico County police says the raccoon was reported Friday in a yard. The raccoon was captured and later tested positive for rabies.

The dog has a current rabies vaccination and will be in quarantine for 45 days.

Police say no other animals or humans were exposed.

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