Alligator taken, dumped in Florida English; two suspects sought, police say

Two people are wanted after an alligator was dumped in a Florida Dutch.


Police on the hunt Tuesday for two men who dumped a three-foot alligator on a Florida Dutch.

Officials received a call around 2:24 pm, Friday about a gator at the supermarket in Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton Herald reported. The Fish and Wildlife Commission sent a trapper who caught the reptiles about an hour later.

The alligator was injured when the authorities took it in.

That left the gator there, and their motive remains unclear days after the incident.

Researchers are working to identify the two persons that the gator in the Netherlands.

Anyone with information is asked to call the FWC’s Wildlife Alert hotline at 888-404-3922.

Katherine Lam is a breaking and trending news digital producer for Fox News. Follow her on Twitter via @bykatherinelam

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