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80-Year-Old Florida Man Wrestles Six Foot Alligator in His Backyard

On the latest installment of the Animal Thunderdome, an 80-year-old Florida man single-handedly subdues a massive six and a half foot alligator that had wandered into his backyard.

Ed Chapman, who collects poisonous snake and wolves, said the gator knocked him over by swatting its tail against his legs but says he was finally able to wrangle the gator after briefly grappling with the beast and containing its head with a noose rod.

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80-Year-Old Florida Man Wrestles 6.5 Foot Alligator in His Backyard