Man Fleeing Cops Part 1: Attacked By Alligator [Video]

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Joe Raedle Getty Images

What bad luck: First, you can’t drive in a straight line, then you get pulled over, then you run from the cops (!), and finally, an alligator attacks you’re dumb ass.

It all happened to 20-year-old Bryan Zuniga in Pinellas County near Tampa, Florida.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office says Zuniga was pulled over for failing to maintain a single lane Thursday near 3am.

Zuniga stopped his car but  jumped out of the passenger door. He then broke through a vinyl fence and escaped.

A few hours later, Zuniga was recovering in the hospital from multiple puncture wounds to the face, arm and armpit area. He told deputies he had been attacked by an alligator near a water treatment plant.

He has been charged with fleeing police, driving with a suspended or revoked license and resisting an officer without violence. The alligator was not charged…
Here’s the story from  CBS affiliate WTSP

-Callahan, Jack Seattle

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