• ‘Hissing' alligator pulled from storm sewer

    By: Jared Leone, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

    Updated:

    CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A 7-foot alligator was removed from a storm sewer after it was heard hissing in the drain.

    >> Read more trending news 

    Cape Coral police shared video of the reptile capture Sunday. 

    "This is what nightmares are made of, walking down the road and you hear hissing coming from the sewer,” police said in a statement. “You go and look and, behold, an alligator.”

    The alligator was put in the back of a truck and taken away to be released.

     

    Alligator In Sewer from Cape Coral Police Department on Vimeo.

     

    Next Up: