According to a press release from Town Secretary Lisa Fiege, on Thursday, January 17, 2019, the Onancock Police Department received a report of an aggressive acting raccoon. This animal was last seen in the area of Chandler Street. If anyone witnesses an animal behaving oddly, they are asked to contact law enforcement at 757-787-1131.
In order to stay safe, officials urge you to stay away from wild or stray animals. Do not feed wild or stray animals. Do not leave young children or animals outside unattended. Keep your pet’s rabies vaccination up to date.