UPDATE 4:44 p.m.: The Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) spoke with WFXR News about the report of bobcats attacks.

The DWR confirmed that the bobcat was killed. The bobcat was reportedly seen in the Fox Creek Road area in Mouth of Wilson on Wednesday, Oct. 27.


GRAYSON COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Health officials issued a warning to members of the Grayson County community on Thursday following reports of bobcat attacks.

According to the Mount Rogers Health District, the bobcat reportedly assaulted both people and animals in the Fox Creek Road area in Mouth of Wilson on Wednesday, Oct. 27.

There is no word on whether anyone was injured as a result of these incidents.

However, if you were involved in any bobcat attack, you are asked to contact the Grayson County Health Department immediately at 276-773-2961.

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