Warning From MCPD Concerning Alligators

Morgan City Police Chief James F. Blair and the Morgan City Police Department want to remind everyone it is that time of year alligators leaving their natural habitat and often come into the city limits. Remember these are wild animals and if provoked or stumbled upon they will attack. Please do not feed the alligators in these areas.

This little guy was located in the Walnut Dr. Canal. He has been removed from the area.

These reptiles can pose a danger to small children and pets. If they encounter these reptiles they may be attacked. If you do encounter an alligator please do not antagonize it. Please contact the Morgan City Police Department @ (985)380-4605.

This little guy was located in the Walnut Dr. Canal. He has been removed from the area. Pic from MCPD.