FILE: Joey Maffo, 12, grandson of Joe Maffo, left, owner of Critter Management, helps secure an 8-foot alligator in August 2013 after the seventh grader snagged it at a lagoon ringed by homes in Hilton Head Plantation. The alligator attacked a woman who was walking near the lagoon with dogs and it bit her foot. The alligator was later killed.
FILE: Joey Maffo, 12, grandson of Joe Maffo, left, owner of Critter Management, helps secure an 8-foot alligator in August 2013 after the seventh grader snagged it at a lagoon ringed by homes in Hilton Head Plantation. The alligator attacked a woman who was walking near the lagoon with dogs and it bit her foot. The alligator was later killed. Staff photo
FILE: Joey Maffo, 12, grandson of Joe Maffo, left, owner of Critter Management, helps secure an 8-foot alligator in August 2013 after the seventh grader snagged it at a lagoon ringed by homes in Hilton Head Plantation. The alligator attacked a woman who was walking near the lagoon with dogs and it bit her foot. The alligator was later killed. Staff photo

Maffo, Critter Management lose contract for alligator removal

July 03, 2014 07:18 PM

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