Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Police hunt for six-foot crocodile after bus driver reported sighting in Bristol

Police in Bristol were on the alert after a bus driver reported seeing a six-foot crocodile on the loose.

Avon and Somerset police Chief Constable Nick Gargan said that a bus driver flagged down an officer claiming to have spotted the large reptile under a bridge.

Officers searched for the beast but were unable to find any trace under Coronation Bridge, Bristol.

A spokesperson said: "We were called at 10:28am on Monday, February 3, to reports of a crocodile sighted on Bedminster Bridge. We carried out a search of the area but found no trace of the reptile."


fred said...

Heh heh! I see what you did there.

Anonymous said...

That was clever, using the Croc shoe. Seriously, if this is a current story and if it was an escaped croc, the temperatures will do it in shortly.


xoxoxoBruce said...

So it turned out to be a crock. ;o)