SPRING HILL (CBSMiami) — An early morning visitor to a Florida post office received quite a surprise when the customer stumbled upon a large alligator wandering in the lobby.
The 7-foot foot wayward alligator simply walked into the post office through the building’s automatic double doors, according to the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office.READ MORE: Miami-Dade PD Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Where Suspects Tried Running Over Sergeant
The post office is located in Spring Hill, north of Tampa.READ MORE: Tropical Depression Claudette Still Producing Heavy Rains Over Much Of Southeastern US
The customer was entering the post office at 3:30 a.m. to mail a package and spotted the unwanted visitor.
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