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Blast from the past: St. Patrick’s Day leprechaun story lives on with millions of views

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MOBILE, Ala. – It’s a news report by an Alabama television station that has been viewed millions of times.

Just before St. Patrick’s Day in 2006, WPMI received reports that some residents had spotted something strange in a tree.

Residents claimed they had spotted a leprechaun, even creating a hilarious amateur sketch to provide a few details.

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