Imagine waking up to the sound of broken glass to find an 11-foot alligator instead of a burglar.
The alligator smashed her stash of wine bottles, destroyed the kitchen table and damaged the walls.
The homeowner told television station WTVT in Tampa Bay that she woke up to noises in her kitchen about 3 a.m.
"I heard this huge, monstrous crash, like the whole roof was falling in on the side of my house", she said.
An 11-foot alligator broke through a window, at left, into a Florida family's kitchen.
Posting the photos to Twitter, the police department said: "See you later, alligator". Clearwater Police Department shared pictures of the terrifying scene on Facebook, which showed the large animal hanging out in a kitchen and then captured by a trapper.
An unwanted overnight visitor had to be removed from a home on Eagles Landing Circle West in Clearwater. The.