A MONKEY sighting in Dorchester has made national headlines.

As reported in Saturday’s Echo, student Terri Leigh Cox, 17, captured a photo of the mystery creature from her window in Fordington.

She claimed the ‘monkey’ scampered across Salisbury Fields and up a tree on Thursday afternoon.

The sighting has been reported in a number of national papers today.

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