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Alligator takes a bite out of Louisiana deputy's patrol car

By Ben Hooper

June 11 (UPI) -- Authorities in Louisiana said an alligator found loitering in the middle of a highway took a bite out of a deputy's patrol vehicle before making its escape.

The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to reports of an alligator Monday in the middle of Highway 1 in the northern part of the parish.

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The deputies attempted to contain the gator while waiting for wildlife removal experts, but the alligator fled the scene after taking a bite out of a deputy's patrol car.

The sheriff's office said the alligator was "the one that got away."

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