Mom Wrestles Alligator Away From Florida Middle School

Mom Wrestles Alligator Away From Florida Middle School

March 26, 2013 Updated Mar 26, 2013 at 3:39 PM CDT

A brave act by a Florida mother.

According to a report from the Orlando Sentinel, a Florida mother -- who is also a sheriff's deputy -- wrestled a 7-foot alligator away from a Florida middle school last week. The alligator tried to break through a fence on the school grounds, according to the Orlando Sentinel report.

Read the Orlando Sentinel report HERE.