By CBSMiami.com Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami/CNN) – A Palm Bay police officer took a selfie early this week that has now gone viral.

The photo shows the officer smiling in the forefront, with an alligator in the background, that happened to be stuck in a street drain.

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The police department posted the image to its Facebook page along with a funny caption.

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It read, “When you’re just trying to take a normal sewer selfie and you get photo-bombed — at least he smiled.”

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