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Another alligator spotted in Wilmington

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Two alligators have been seen wandering in Wilmington in two days.

A man spotted a 10-foot alligator making its way into the Forest Hills area Thursday afternoon.

People gathered to take pictures and film the alligator as a worker with Wildlife Removal Services wrestled the animal and put it in a cage.

"When the ground gets wet they travel and they move a lot when it's raining," said Jimmy English with Wildlife Removal Services.

Wildlife workers say alligators typically won't bother people unless you bother them.

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