Eatery frees old lobster
A lobster thought to be at least 140 years old is to be freed will be returned to the ocean.
George the giant lobster was bought for $100 (£66) by the City Crab and Seafood, New York and was quickly adopted as a mascot and posing for pictures.
The animal rights group, Peta sought the lobster's release
A lobster believed to be some 140 years old is to be freed from the confines of a tank at a New York restaurant.
George the giant lobster, weighing 9kg (20lb), will be returned to the ocean, from where he was caught two weeks ago.
The crustacean was bought for $100 (£66) by the City Crab and Seafood and quickly adopted as its mascot, posing for pictures with restaurant patrons.
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