SICK WILDLIFE SIGHTING - Penn Township Residential Area

Class (UCR) Code: 5320 - ANIMAL-DISEASED
Crimes Code: Title: None
Date/Time Reported: 10/22/2018 08:04 (Monday)
Location: CAMBRIDGE DR - MANHEIM
Patrol Zone: 07 - 31
Premise Type: RESIDENCE

NLCRPD was dispatched to Cambridge Drive for a reported possible Rabid Raccoon. The reporting party advised that there was an animal in back yard that was not moving.

NLCRPD patrols located the raccoon in the back yard. The Raccoon was appeared to be diseased and did not react to human activity. Due to the raccoon being in a residential area with housing proximity risks. The NLCRPD patrol supervisor fired one bean bag round from the NLCRPD less than lethal weapons systems, killing the raccoon. Animal carcass was disposed of within guidelines for care of animals within this class.

NLCRPD 20181022M8702

Incident Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2018 (All day)

Case Number: 

NLCRPD 20181022M8702

Location: 

Cambridge Drive
Manheim, PA