A masked bandit believed to be rabid was just drunk on crabapples, according to Milton Police Department.
The West Virginian police department said that residents in a neighborhood had called the police to report suspected rabid raccoons, but as it turns out, the raccoons were just drunk on crabapples.
The raccoons were released into nearby wooded areas unharmed.
Police say to not approach staggering or disoriented raccoons.
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