A rabid bat was found on June 20 in the Hidden Woods Apartment Complex in Glen Burnie, according to the Anne Arundel County Department of Health.
Authorities are requesting that anyone that has had contact with the bat, to call the Anne Arundel County Department of Health at 410-222-7256.
Rabies is a serious disease that is spread through the saliva of the infected animals, as well as, from bites and scratches. If there is a bat in your home, authorities request that you close the bat in a room and contact Animal Control.
For more information about rabies from the Anne Arundel County Department of health, visit their website .