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Henrico girl bit by rabid fox

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Henrico Police are asking residents to be on the lookout after a rabid fox bit a girl on Sunday.

The fox was spotted in the 3500 block of Darbytown Road. A family member of the girl shot the fox - the remains were sent to the State Lab and tested positive for rabies.

A dog that may have been exposed to the fox has been quarantined.

If you see any suspicious animal behavior in your neighborhood, call the Henrico Police Non-Emergency Communications Center at (804) 501-5000.

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