By FRANK MARADIAGA, CBS12
BOCA RATON, Fla. (WPEC) - While many woke up to a good cup of coffee, one Boca resident woke up to a good story, thanks to an 8-foot alligator.
The scaly visitor was swimming around in a pool at a home on SW 14th Drive.
For one city resident their morning routine was anything but normal. This morning they woke up and found an 8 foot alligator in their pool on SW 14tth. An @bocapolice Officer stood by, at a safe distance, while waiting for @MyFWC to arrive and remove it. pic.twitter.com/sS2cQDA5ak— Boca Raton Police (@BocaPolice) February 5, 2018
An officer with the Boca Raton Police Department responded and took photos of the swimming gator.
A representative of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission came out to remove the unexpected guest.