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Robert Schenck of Animal Instincts was relaxing when he got a text message about an alligator in Fall River. Robert Schenck of Animal Instincts was relaxing when he got a text message about an alligator in Fall River.
By Jack Nicas
Globe Correspondent / October 27, 2009

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Robert Schenck waded through a leech-filled swamp, creeping closer to the alligator. “It was waiting, aggressive and ready to attack,’’ Schenck said yesterday. When the moment was right, Schenck pounced, maneuvering around the 5-foot reptile’s open jaws as he subdued it Sunday. (Full article: 541 words)

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