British Columbia Police responded and urgent call from a woman of a report “from a ‘hysterical’ resident stuck in stairwell where she just came face to face with alligator.”
It turns out this alligator is actually a ‘realistic sculpture.’
Constable Jason Douchette, of the Vancouver Police Department, tweeted that they were relieved to discover the alligator was a “realistic fake” that was actually a gold-colored sculpture.
“Running up [a] secluded stairwell, rounding the corner and suddenly coming face to face with this … ‘clean up, aisle one’ for me.
7am: Officers called to high rise condo to help ‘hysterical’ resident stuck in stairwell where she just came face to face with alligator.
Prior to arrival, alligator confirmed as a realistic fake 😳. Phew. pic.twitter.com/An2inrBCUB
— Jason Doucette (@JDoucette2050) July 22, 2021