JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WITN) A woman walking by a Jacksonville, North Carolina City Hall early Tuesday morning was startled by a young gator.
Officials placed orange safety cones around the alligator and brought in a wildlife specialist to remove the reptile.
The wildlife officer took only a few tries to safely catch the gator, placing it in a rope snare.
He then placed it in the bed of her truck.
We’re told he gator will be placed back in its habitat.