November 21, 2018

21-pound lobster released to New England Aquarium (UPDATE)

Elise Costa holds the 21-pound-lobster (Elise Costa/WBZ)

UPDATE (5:52EST): I spoke on the phone with the woman who won the lobster raffle. She has asked to remain anonymous but passed along some details about where the lobster was released. Contrary to earlier reports, the lobster was not released back into the ocean but has instead been donated to the New England Aquarium.

The woman who won the drawing is originally from New England but now lives in Tennessee. She was moved by stories indicating that the lobster could