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Canton neighborhood has flea infestation

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CANTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Canton residents who live in the Presidential Hills area have a serious problem; a flea infestation.

A Public Health Risk has been declared for the area. Garfield, McKinley, and Wilson streets are the worst. Officials believe stray animals in the area may have led to the infestation.

Tuesday, public works officials plan to spray the area and drop granule pesticides.

Officials say if you don't live in the Canton Presidential Hills area, you should avoid the neighborhood until this problem is eradicated.

Residents are also asked to use sprays and pesticides to protect their families.

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