Dead alligator found in Hoover

Dead alligator found in Hoover
Dead alligator found off Data Drive in Hoover (Source: Hoover Police Dept.)

HOOVER, Ala. (WBRC) - This may be a first for Hoover.

Hoover police officers said around 8:15 Tuesday morning, they received a call of a dead alligator on Data Drive near the AT&T building.

The alligator was about 4.5 feet long and had some type of injury to its neck. Officers don’t know what the injury is from.

After consulting with the Alabama Department of Conservation, officers said the alligator was disposed of at their direction.

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