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‘Sea Monster’ caught in New Jersey

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(WPIX) — The pictures have become the talk of the web.

An eel-like creature was reported caught by a fisherman in New Jersey.

He posted the pictures online, and they soon got more than 1 million views.

Published reports say the creature appears to be a sea lamprey, which usually live in the northern Atlantic waters. Click on the video to see more.

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