Punxsutawney Phil is wanted for end-of-spring deception

Punxsutawney Phil.
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In his usual disappointing fashion, Punxsutawney Phil spotted his shadow on Groundhog Day and promised six more weeks of winter.

That was seven weeks ago. So with the Northeast freshly coated by another massive storm, a Pennsylvania sheriff is coming after the dishonest rodent.

The Monroe County Sheriff's office put up a wanted poster accusing a brown-haired, 20-pound suspect of "deception," WBRE reported.

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The groundhog is still at large, but the public is encouraged to phone in tips on the fugitive's whereabouts.

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