Officers want to know how it happened.
Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick County Animal Control is investigating the circumstances surrounding a severely injured raccoon.
The animal was found near the intersection of Locust Drive an Orchard Drive in Thurmont on Thursday just after 12:15 PM.
Animal Control has also released a photograph of a man near the raccoon. Officers say they would like to speak with the man in the picture about the animal’s injury.
Anyone who knows the individual in the photo is asked to call Animal Control Officer Maggie Hill at 301-600-1544.
By Kevin McManus