A TEENAGER claims to have shot and killed the legendary blood-sucking beast known as El Chupacabra.

Blamed for unexplained livestock deaths across America and Mexico, the animal was believed to be a Bigfoot-style myth.

But now Carter Pope, 13, of the sleepy Texas town of La Salle, claims to have finished off the nightmare creature once and for all.

The youngster spotted it prowling in an open field near his home.

He said: "It just walked across and started shaking, slowly moving across.

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There are pics and video at the link, so it must be true. :eek: