VENICE, FL (WWSB) - An interesting start to Friday morning as deputies with the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office assisted in trapping an alligator on a Venice roadway.
Just before 6:30 a.m. Sergeant Matt Tuggle and Deputy Colling McCormick of the SCSO came across an alligator on Jacaranda Blouvad, according to a post on the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Facebook Page.
The two men stayed at the scene until a trapper could arrive and apprehend the "instiGATOR."
The large Reptile, estimated at 8' 7" long, was wrangled without incident.
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