On June 10, sheriff’s deputies and a wildlife trapper were needed in a Florida post office after a customer came across a seven-foot alligator.

The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office said that deputies responded to the post office in Spring Hill after a customer who was there to pick up a mail package reported the alligator in the lobby of the facility.

On 06-09-2021 at 3:32 a.m., Hernando County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the U.S. Post Office facility located at…

Posted by Hernando County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, June 9, 2021

A Facebook post from the sheriff’s office explained that the building has automatic double doors, which likely allowed the alligator to easily walk into the post office.

The sheriff’s office said that the wildlife trapper safely removed the alligator from the building.

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