Seven-foot alligator found in North Port on Tuesday afternoon

Seven-foot alligator found in North Port on Tuesday afternoon
Seven-foot alligator found in North Port on Tuesday afternoon (Source: North Port Police Department)

NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - Police say that a seven-foot alligator was captured in North Port on Tuesday afternoon.

According to the North Port Police Department, one local resident on Hobblebrush Drive said that the alligator was trying to catch a ride with him.

Police say that the alligator has been captured and was placed back in to a nearby canal.

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