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In the U.S. city St. Augustine, Florida, a man broke into the entertainment Park “alligator Farm” after closing and jumped in the corral with Nile crocodiles. It is reported by WJXT.
People in shorts, t-shirt and flip-flops brand Crocs entered the Park at about eight o’clock in the evening on Monday, November 5, when the “alligator Farm” was closed for visitors. To do this he had to climb over several walls and fences, including barbed wire. For some time he wandered through the Park, and then climbed on one of the buildings and jumped off her roof into the pond with three Nile crocodiles with a length of about 3.5 meters.
One of the reptiles swam up behind him, grabbed his leg and dragged him into the water. Resisting the man hit her other leg and after a short battle managed to escape, but the crocodile’s teeth had left bleeding wounds on his legs. He climbed a ten-foot wall, under which sat about two hundred alligators, walked across it, balancing like a tightrope Walker, and disappeared.
Around seven in the morning the police called a resident of one of the streets located near the “alligator Farm”. He complained of a suspicious man in shorts, who is hiding in the bushes. After a few minutes, police approached the Park. They reported that a surveillance camera filmed a man who jumped into the enclosure with the crocodiles. At the scene found a lost flip flops brand Crocs.
The cause of the commotion was the 21-year-old Brandon Hatfield (Hatfield, Brandon). When the police pulled him out of the bushes, the young man said that he was bitten by a wild alligator. He was charged with trespassing, disorderly conduct and violation of an order of serving of conditional condemnation.
The Nile crocodiles grow up to five meters in length. They are extremely aggressive and handle even such large and powerful animals like black Rhino, hippopotamus, giraffe, African Buffalo and lion.
In April it was reported that in Zimbabwe drunk vacationer jumped into the pool where swam three crocodile. One of the predators grabbed his left arm and another grabbed his head. The man came two local residents.
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