Despite the warning signs that there were Alligators in the water, this Texas dude decided to take a chance. It didn’t turn out so well.
Daily Mail – A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina, according to police.
Orange police Capt. Robert Enmon said Tommie Woodward, 28, suffered severe trauma to a limb when he was attacked early Friday morning at the private marina, which is along a bayou extending from the Sabine River near the Louisiana line.
Orange County sheriff’s deputies and a Texas game warden found his body nearby about two hours later.
The body was found at approximately 4:30am, KHOU reported.
Police said Woodward, who lived near the marina in Orange, was swimming with a woman.
Marina owner Allen Burkhart told the Houston Chronicle Woodward, then the woman, jumped into the water.
Burkhart told the newspaper: ‘He went under one time, then he hollered at her to get out of the water.
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