Ukrainian border guards reported the neutralization of an aggressive raccoon. The details of the incident published on the website of state frontier service of Ukraine.
The incident occurred in the area of automobile checkpoint “mykolaivka”. According to the press service, the raccoon came from the Russian territory and started to rush on people passing the border. All attempts to get rid of the animal on their own were in vain.
“The border guards stopped the admission of vehicles and, given the real threat of life of citizens crossing the state border, conducted defence activities”, — stated in the message.
The border guards also suggested that the animal shows obvious signs of rabies and have caused employees of the sanitary-epidemiological station. Previously the beast had disarmed and handed over to the study.
As a result of the incident no one was hurt.
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