Alligator captured after bitting man in Gulf Cove

On Sunday, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) received a report of a 23-year-old man bitten by an alligator near a pond behind Banditos Bar in Port Charlotte, Charlotte County.

Large alligator attacks woman shielding her dog at lake in Florida neighborhood

A nearly 8-foot-long alligator attacked a woman who was walking her dog around a small lake in her neighborhood in Palm Harbor on Tuesday, CBS Tampa affiliate WTSP-TV reports. First responders rushed her to a hospital, but there was no early word on the condition of the 43-year-old. Pinellas County sheriff’s deputies and a licensed […]

Large alligator. (Credit: CBS Miami)

1 airlifted to hospital after Florida alligator attack

A person was airlifted to a hospital after an alligator attack near a wildlife reserve in Florida. According to 12 News , Martin County Fire Rescue said they found the person in DuPuis Management Area on Saturday morning, a reserve bridging southwestern Martin County and northwestern Palm Beach County. At first, rescuers weren’t able to locate […]