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Wildlife officers seize 4 alligators in Logan

Wildlife officers seize 4 alligators in Logan



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(File Photo) LOGAN, Utah (AP) -- State wildlife officers have cited a Logan resident who they say illegally had four alligators.

Utah Division of Wildlife Resources conservation officer Robert Johnson says a Logan animal control officer called for help Friday after discovering four small alligators in a glass tank on the resident's front porch.

The largest of the four was nearly 2 1/2 feet long.

Johnson says the alligators were seized and the owner was issued a citation for unlawful possession of protected wildlife.

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Information from: The Herald Journal

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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