Watch the moment a Wallaby was spotted hopping through a County Durham village

Video report by Chris Conway

Residents in a village in County Durham are searching for an unusual creature, which has been spotted hopping around the area.

A video of a wallaby in the Evenwood area, near Bishop Auckland, has gone viral.

Our reporter Chris Conway has been out in the village trying to spot it for himself.

Here's a Wallaby where they're usually found: