Record setting bass caught in Ennis with chicken nugget from McDonald’s

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ENNIS, TX - A couple in Ennis credits McDonald's for the catch of a record setting bass.

When they had no luck, Matthew McNellis says his girlfriend suggested using a chicken McNugget as bait to catch fish.

That's when he reeled in a 24-and-a-half long bass weighing nearly 11 pounds!

McNellis says he took the bass to Highview Marina where it was declared a record-setting catch at Lake Bardwell.

Now that's a mcfish!

The couple tossed the bass back into the water and McNellis says he may try using seasoned french fries from Wendy's as bait next time.

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