WATCH OUT! Gator discovered in Sarasota sewer system

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- Gators are not uncommon to Florida. 

They can be a little more surprising up close and personal when they're swimming in a nearby sewer, however.

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office responded to a unique kind of call Wednesday.

The Patrol Bureau along with Animal Services and Agricultural Unit worked together to wrangle a gator that worked its way into a nearby sewer system.


The unit along with deputies safely relocated the gator to a nearby creek. 

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