3 alligator-like reptiles found at Kansas City home

4 years 4 months 4 weeks ago Wednesday, May 20 2015 May 20, 2015 Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:16:35 PM CDT May 20, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Authorities said three large reptiles that are similar to alligators were found at a Kansas City home.

The Kansas City Star reports an AT&T worker saw the 3- to 6-foot long caimans while working on cable lines in the backyard of the home. Caimans are typically found in Central and South American and can grow up to 8 feet in length.

Officers were called to the home around 10 p.m. Tuesday and were allowed inside. One of the caimans lived in the basement but was able to get into the backyard through a cutout in the door. A police report said animal control workers would determine if the animals could be kept at the house.

 

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