Fifth case of rabies reported in Polk | Health
Davenport, FL -- On Nov. 22, the residents at 758 Delancey Dr. in Davenport found a bat in their home, according to the sheriff's office.
PCSO Animal Control officers impounded the bat and lab results today confirmed it was positive for rabies.
The five people living in the home have been notified and will seek the appropriate medical treatment.
The Polk County Sheriff's Animal Control Section says this is the fifth positive rabies case this year.