Updated: April 29, 2021 4:50:06 pm
A woman police officer is being praised online for rescuing an alligator from the swimming pool of a Florida home.
Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office, in a Facebook post, said that Deputy Heather Harris had to respond to a home in Tampa bay when the family found an alligator in the pool.
“Thinking about taking a swim on a Saturday? Make sure there isn’t a gator inside the pool first! Deputy Heather Harris had to play lifeguard and kick this guy out of the pool. It’s just another interesting day in Tampa Bay! #onlyinflorida #PCSO #pinellascounty #saturdaymood”, the Sheriff’s Office wrote, sharing pictures of the rescue operation.
The pictures show Harris holding the alligator after rescuing it out of the water.
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Since being shared online, the post has garnered over 20,000 likes. Take at some of the reactions here:
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