09/30/2013 11:17 EDT | Updated 11/30/2013 05:12 EST

Raccoon attacks reported in Vancouver's West End

Residents living in Vancouver's West End are warning people to be on the lookout for aggressive, marauding racoons.

They say there have been several attacks in the last few weeks.

Watch this video report by the CBC's Deborah Goble to find out why.