Police in Naples, Florida arrested a 31-year-old man early Friday morning after discovering him in possession of a child alligator, firearms and medicines throughout a visitors cease, in keeping with a Facebook submit by the Collier County Sheriff’s Office.
Officers arrested Naples resident Michael Marolla, the front-seat passenger of the automobile, at about 12:30 a.m. close to twelfth Street Southeast and Golden Gate Boulevard after stopping the motive force of the pickup truck for driving with a suspended license.
Police discovered a stay child alligator in an open plastic tub within the mattress of the pickup truck, in keeping with the Facebook submit, which provides that officers additionally discovered two firearms contained in the truck and loaded syringes that examined optimistic for methamphetamine in Marolla’s jacket.
Police charged Marolla with two counts of carrying a hid firearm. He additionally faces prices of possession of a managed substance and possession of narcotic tools.
Wildlife officers from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission responded to the scene to analyze.
The Collier County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission couldn’t be reached for remark.