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The four-meter-long animal was shot lifeless on Friday whereas strolling with a human body in its mouth in Florida.

By Lise Lacombe for Le Point

The 4 meter long animal was shot dead by the authorities upon their arrival (Illustration).
The 4 meter lengthy animal was shot lifeless by authorities upon their arrival (Illustration).
© FABIO TEIXEIRA / ANADOLU AGENCY / Anadolu Agency by way of AFP

uA 4 meter lengthy alligator is uncommon. Even much less when he walks around with a human body in his mouth. This is what occurred Friday afternoon in Florida in the United States, as reported by Sud-Ouest.

After seeing the animal wandering around with a corpse in its mouth in a canal in Pinellass County, a passerby raised the alarm. The witness to this scene, JaMarcus Bullard, had the reflex to movie the scene. “I could tell there was a body in his mouth,” he explains to native media.

An post-mortem shall be carried out

The space is understood to be house to many alligators. However, a native resident, Jennifer Dean, mentioned she had by no means seen such giant specimens.

The body that the alligator held between its tooth has not but been recognized, however is believed to be that of an grownup. It was recovered by county officers who shot the animal upon arrival. The sheriff’s workplace mentioned an post-mortem can be carried out “to determine the cause and circumstances surrounding the death.”