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Rabies Found In Hamden Raccoon That Attacked Woman

Connecticut authorities say a raccoon has tested positive for rabies after attacking an 88-year-old woman who mistook it for her cat.

08/26/2014

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Waiting With Rifle, Man Sneezes, Falls, Shoots Himself

An 81-year-old man who was lying in wait with a rifle for a pesky raccoon accidentally shot himself after sneezing and falling from a chair.

08/26/2013

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Conn. Police: Sneeze Leads To Accidental Shooting

Police in Connecticut say an 81-year-old man who was lying in wait with a rifle for a pesky raccoon accidentally shot himself after sneezing and falling from a chair.

08/26/2013

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