PHOTOS: Raccoon Scales St. Paul Skyscraper

PHOTOS: Raccoon Scales St. Paul Skyscraper Photo: Photo courtesy of Ben/@Johnson88Ben/Twitter

June 12, 2018 05:24 PM

A raccoon climbing a skyscraper in downtown St. Paul has captured the internet's attention Tuesday.

The raccoon scaled the UBS Financial Services building on Cedar Street before taking a break to rest on a windowsill. By Tuesday afternoon, it had stopped on a ledge more than 20 stories high.

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The raccoon was first spotted on a ledge Tuesday morning, just a few stories high. St. Paul Animal Control believed it may have been there all night before it started heading skyward.

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