Florida Agricultural Crimes Intelligence Unit recently shared the viral photo with the caption: “Gator caught stealing watermelon out of watermelon field in Hendry County….”
Naturally the internet had a field day with the comments.
Chance Lance Last Is this where the song “watermelon crawl” came from?
Tami Ham I’m surprised the farmer didn’t get fined for letting that watermelon grow and endangering that alligator……
Michael James With American Alligator support for law enforcement at an all time high, he was probably planning to use it for bait to catch real watermelon thieves.
No word if the gator was arrested, or if the watermelon owner pressed charges.