Florida homeowner finds 11 foot gator in swimming pool

Henrietta Strickland
April 1, 2018

An 11-foot alligator was plucked from a swimming pool in Sarasota County Friday night.

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office removed an unwanted guest from a homeowner's pool this week.

Video shows the creature swimming laps around the pool and thrashing as a trapper works to secure the gator.

Authorities did not say how the alligator got into the pool or where it was taken after it was caught.

Just another day in Florida! The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office posted video and photos of the wild animal encounter to its Facebook page. An 11-foot alligator was swimming in the water.

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