The St. Helena Parish Sheriff's Office is warning residents to watch our for rabies.
They say someone got exposed to the deadly virus through a cat in the Pine Grove area. They believe the cat may have gotten the virus from a raccoon or bat bite.
Deputies say to never approach wildlife, vaccinate your pets, and report any sick or injured animals to animal control. Call 225-222-4413 ext. 230 to report a case.
Copyright 2018 WAFB. All rights reserved.