Skunk caught in rat trap in East Boston

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BOSTON (FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) A skunk trapped inside a Boston rat trap for days has been released back into the wild.

The Animal Rescue League tells FOX 25 the skunk was trapped near the East Boston Neighborhood Health Clinic on Gove Street. He had been stuck there since Monday.

The skunk was doing well when he was taken to a quiet place on Thursday and released back into the wild.