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Passersby find alligator in Floresville


Passersby find alligator in Floresville
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Wilson County News
September 23, 2011, 4:37pm
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An alligator eludes the first attempt at capture by a game warden and some brave residents Sept. 22. The reptile, which measured more than 4 feet long, was found by passersby on a dusk walk at the corner of E and Second streets in Floresville.



 

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Rabble Rouser Extraordinaire  
Adkins, TX  
September 29, 2011 11:13am
 
[True Story] Seen a movie not long ago about a small town that captured a baby gater...it all went downhill when mama gater came to town...she started by tearing down the courthouse and worked her way out from there...the ending ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
September 27, 2011 10:02pm
 
Maybe Texas can get some Stimulus funds to help capture renegade alligators.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
September 26, 2011 6:44pm
 
"'gubmint 'intrudin in its "bidniz"..... " OK, "gubmint man", just what freaking part of $14.7 trillion in national debt don't you understand? You moron. It's dumb F***s like you ... More ›

 
Rod Stiffington  
September 24, 2011 3:29pm
 
I know! Let's put the gator on Social Security and Medicare! That way it can join the the Tea Party and complain about 'gubmint 'intrudin in its "bidniz".....

 
Country Chick  
Floresville, TX  
September 24, 2011 3:02pm
 
Sam Eagle you're too funny!

 
Gregory L Williams  
Floresville, TX  
September 24, 2011 10:39am
 
How could that have gotten there? Did someone release it or is there somewhere close by that he could have lived?

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
September 24, 2011 10:36am
 
So where are the momma gater and the papa gater???

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
September 23, 2011 8:18pm
 
Not to mention a few less children....

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
September 23, 2011 5:00pm
 
They should have left it there. That way, Floresville would have a low-cost, animal-control solution. The gator would see to it that the town would have a few less stray chihuahuas and feral cats to worry about!

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
September 23, 2011 4:48pm
 
And all I've been worried about on my early morning walks in the dark are skunks!

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