Skyscraper-scaling raccoon safely captured, set free
UPDATE: A raccoon that became an internet sensation by climbing a 25-story office tower in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, has been safely trapped and released into the wild.
Raccoon who became a viral sensation for climbing a skyscraper in St. Paul, Minnesota, has been released into the wild, far from any tall buildings. Best of luck! https://t.co/N2FLbDZRH9 pic.twitter.com/4mCKZrx7YH— ABC News (@ABC) June 13, 2018
The raccoon's adventures caused a stir on social media as it scaled the tower Tuesday, with many Twitter users voicing concern for its safety or joking about the drama as its climb was livestreamed.
Daredevil raccoon is seen scaling office tower before stopping to rest on a ledge more than 20 stories high, becoming an internet sensation in the process. https://t.co/0U5fAUPOu1 pic.twitter.com/kXfXMWhrPA— ABC News (@ABC) June 13, 2018
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