Weird News Woman Attacked by Raccoon After Mistaking it For Pet Cat by Ray Bendici August 26, 2014 written by Ray Bendici 1 comment 0 FacebookTwitterEmail Maybe the raccoon was lured in by the prospect of finding ribbon candy? [August 26, 2014] An 88-year-old Hamden woman was attacked by a raccoon after it entered her house and she mistook it for a cat and tried to pet it … Source: Hartford Courant You may also like Thieves Caught After Asking Police for Directions Hybrid Wolf-Dogs Menacing Southeastern Connecticut? CT Supreme Court to Decide If Backyard Burial Was Okay 1 comment JT September 8, 2014 - 3:07 pm Not funny.That you would repost something like this with snide jokes added, is disgusting. I loved this site until seeing this. I won’t be back. Comments are closed.