Baby gator turns up in Sylvester

Baby gator turns up in Sylvester

SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) - A Sylvester police officer captured a baby alligator Thursday.

Sergeant Steve Dyes went to check out some apartments in the 700 block of west Pinson Street after a call about a gator there.

He found a reptile about two feet long. No one knows where the 28-inch baby alligator came from.

Sergeant Dyes taped the gator's mouth shut, and took it to Horse Creek and released it, after carefully removing the tape

No one was hurt, including the little gator.

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