WINTER GARDEN (CBSMiami/AP) — Residents of a Winter Garden vicinity successful cardinal Florida are connected borderline aft an alligator attacked and killed a canine being walked by a pistillate on a trail, wildlife officials said.
The incidental happened Thursday nighttime on the West Orange Trail successful Winter Garden, WKMG reported.
The canine ran into a pond to pursuit immoderate ducks, and was attacked by the gator, according to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokesperson Chad Weber.
An alligator trapper who was called to the country captured and killed the alligator, Weber said. The assemblage of the canine was recovered.
Shirliene Nevarro, who lives successful the area, told WKMG that respective alligators person been spotted successful that area.
“A batch of radical are unaware, truthful they volition benignant of spell successful determination and locomotion around. We effort to pass them,” Nevarro said.
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