Rhode Island restaurant a stopover for rare blue lobster

NEWPORT, RI – One restaurant is showing off a rare creature of the deep, a blue lobster, but it’s already heading back out to sea.

The Newport Lobster Shack posted on its Facebook page that it displayed the rare blue lobster before sending it back to the ocean.

There is a one in 2 million chance to catch a blue lobster according to the University of Maine Lobster Institute.

The restaurant posted, “This just in! One of our fishermen has caught a rare blue lobster!! This pretty guy will be on display this week so come check it out (as if you needed another reason to visit J)

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