• School officials help deputies catch gator found at Polk County school

    By: James Tutten


    FROSTPROOF, Fla. - School officials gave deputies a hand after a gator was found at a Polk County school Thursday.



    Deputies were called to Frostproof Middle-Senior High School Thursday to remove the gator.

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    As officials were waiting for a trapper to arrive, the school’s principal and athletic director helped deputies to wrangle the reptile. 

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    No students were at the school at the time and the gator was removed without injury, deputies said.



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