Joe Maffo, left, owner of Critter Management, pulls a nearly seven-foot male alligator out of a Bluffton residential pool with the help of his employee Xavier Anderson on Thursday afternoon in Colleton River Plantation in Bluffton.  The alligator was later released into a nearby lagoon.
Joe Maffo, left, owner of Critter Management, pulls a nearly seven-foot male alligator out of a Bluffton residential pool with the help of his employee Xavier Anderson on Thursday afternoon in Colleton River Plantation in Bluffton. The alligator was later released into a nearby lagoon. Delayna Earley
Joe Maffo, left, owner of Critter Management, pulls a nearly seven-foot male alligator out of a Bluffton residential pool with the help of his employee Xavier Anderson on Thursday afternoon in Colleton River Plantation in Bluffton. The alligator was later released into a nearby lagoon. Delayna Earley

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