Police officers wrangle gator taking a stroll through Winter Haven neighborhood

Posted at 9:35 AM, May 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-21 09:40:25-04

Police officers in Winter Haven wrangled a 5-foot gator taking a stroll on a neighborhood street Sunday.

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Sgt. Gregory and Officer Ramos wrangled the gator lassoed by Officer Avery on Manolin Boulevard in Winter Haven. 

The gator was successfully relocated to the local pond. 

Winter Haven Police Department shared the photos on their facebook page on Monday morning.