Meanwhile in Florida...Anthony Richardson was stopped by officers and noticed a baby alligator riding in the passenger seat with his mouth taped. When officers questioned Richardson, he claimed that he was given the gator by a friend and was planning to release it into the wild. Officers asked Richardson if he had a trapping permit and he did not. Officers took the gator, unwrapped it's mouth and released it back into the wild.
Richardson was arrested for illegal trapping and drug related charges.
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