8-Foot Gator Found in South Florida Family's Pool

A family found an 8-foot gator in their backyard pool in Boca Raton. WPTV

A South Florida family woke up to find an 8-foot alligator taking a dip in their backyard pool.

The massive gator was found at a home on Southwest 14th Drive in Boca Raton, WPTV reported.

Trappers responded and were able to safely get the gator out. It's believed to have come from a nearby canal.