New Jersey squirrel hates Christmas, ruins holiday lights

Cops are pointing fingers at a squirrel after wires to multiple Christmas displays were severed

Cops are pointing fingers at a squirrel after wires to multiple Christmas displays were severed

Other times, squirrels get so hungry that they munch on some actual Christmas lights causing the lights to switch off and plunge entire towns and cities into darkness.

Last week, the town of Sea Girt, New Jersey found their popular annual Christmas lighting ceremony to be in jeopardy after several wires were found cut. Workers repaired the damage so the tree could be lit on Friday.

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Meanwhile, police planned to keep a close eye on the display in an effort to catch those responsible.

On Saturday, police said that surveillance cameras showed the squirrel trying to gnaw through the wires that morning. It was a far cry from the young misfits the town had suspected.

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The squirrel was then "charged" with criminal mischief and released on bail.

Earlier this week, resident John Shibels was surprised to hear of possible vandalism in the borough.

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"There's several cuts throughout everything if we lay them all out", Sea Girt Police Captain Justin Macko told NBC 4 NY shortly after the wires were cut.

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