Alligator Found in Tulsa Student’s Vehicle

Posted on: 3:17 pm, May 1, 2013, by , updated on: 03:26pm, May 1, 2013

courtesy NewsOn6.com

courtesy NewsOn6.com

Tulsa police found an alligator inside a parked Jeep at the Tulsa Community College Southeast campus on Wednesday (May 1), according to a report from KOTV.

Police officers were called to the school after security guards found a male student passed out and slumped over the steering wheel of a car.

Inside the Jeep, officers found the 5-foot alligator in a cage with a rubber band holding its jaws shut. The student, who claimed he brought it for a class, was taken into custody on outstanding warrants.

The alligator will be taken to the Tulsa Zoo, according to KOTV. For more on this story and video, visit newson6.com.