Crocodile on the loose in Bristol? Police hunt for 6ft reptile after ‘sighting’

Crocodile on the loose in Bristol? Police hunt for 6ft reptile after ‘sighting’

Metro.co.uk, February 4, 2014
by Paul McMillan

Is there a crocodile on the loose in Bristol?

A hunt has been launched for a 2m (6ft) crocodile believed to be on the run in Bristol.

The search was launched after a bus driver said he had spotted the beast under a bridge, Nick Gargan, the chief constable of Avon and Somerset Police, said.

‘One of our officers was flagged down by a bus driver today, claiming to have seen a 6ft crocodile under Coronation Bridge. We can’t find it,’ he tweeted.

A mock Twitter account for ‘Chris The Croc’ was started and inexplicably had more than 1,200 followers by lunch-time.

‘I can confirm that I am in fact a real Crocodile, lured to Bristol under false pretences by a mischievous Penguin,’ he tweeted.

The tech-minded croc also confirmed he was undecided whether he supported Bristol Rovers or City.

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