BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. (CBS) — A Florida man says he was surprised when he thought he saw a toy alligator in his garage.

Trouble was — it was not a toy.

Hank Stout of Brevard County found a real alligator hissing in his garage.

Stout said he found it the other day while moving some tools around, and insisted he wasn’t too scared seeing the creature.

Animal control officers lassoed the gator and took him to his natural habitat.


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