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Whoa! 11-foot alligator shatters window, breaks into Florida home

No injuries reported in Clearwater break-in

An alligator breaks into a Florida home.
An alligator breaks into a Florida home.


CLEARWATER, Fla. – Perhaps this gator's name is Goldilocks.

An 11-foot alligator broke into a Florida home early Friday, causing quite the scare.

The beast shattered some low windows of the Clearwater home, prompting the homeowner to call 911.

A trapper removed the gator, which was seen snarling in the kitchen as a photo was being taken.

No one was injured.

It's not clear what the gator wanted from the home.

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Posted by Clearwater Police Department on Friday, May 31, 2019

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