Warm Mineral Springs Park re-opens after gator removed from water

Warm Mineral Springs
Warm Mineral Springs
Updated: Aug. 6, 2019 at 4:10 PM EDT
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NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - Warm Mineral Springs Park has opened back up after being closed down on Monday due to an alligator being spotted on the premises.

The gator was found enjoying a soak in the warm mineral springs. DEP was contacted and a trapper shortly arrived to the park to remove the gator.

The park re-opened on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.

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