A 5-foot alligator that had apparently outgrown its home on Honeysuckle Drive in Boalsburg made some waves this weekend on Craigslist.
State College police and Game Commission officials saw a post on the website offering the creature, and became concerned the animal could be released into the wild if a buyer did not step forward.
Authorities stepped in and helped find it a new home — Robinson’s Exotic Animals in Julian.
The alligator was removed from its pond this weekend and transported to the animal shelter it will now call home, police said.
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No charges were filed in the case.