Massachusetts Environmental Police said the alligator is now in the hands of “professionals trained in reptile care and rehabilitation.”
An 18-inch alligator in a fish tank near a playground in Saugus was seized by police on Friday.
Rich Keefe investigates!
An alligator was found in the Merrimack Canal late Saturday night and, so far, no one has claimed it.
A 4-foot alligator was found abandoned in a New Bedford apartment on Tuesday.
Canoeists and crew teams are an everyday sight on the Charles River in Needham. Alligators aren’t quite as common.