Alligator Drags Child Into The Water Near Disney World’s Grand Floridian Resort!!! Florida police are searching for a two-year-old boy who was dragged into water by an alligator near a Disney resort.
The boy was on the shoreline of the Seven Seas Lagoon by the Disney Grand Floridian Resort and Spa in Orlando when he was dragged away late on Tuesday, officials said.
The boy’s father entered the water and tried in vain to grab him from the alligator, Sheriff Jerry Demings said.
Fifty police and wildlife experts were searching for the boy, he said.
Authorities in Orlando are searching for a two-year-old boy who was dragged into the water by an alligator near Disney’s upscale Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.
Speaking at a news conference early on Wednesday, Orange County sheriff Jerry Demings says the family of five from Nebraska was on vacation and wading in a lake on Tuesday evening when the attack happened.
A search is underway for a 2-year-old boy who was dragged by an alligator into the water Tuesday evening near Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa in Orlando, Florida, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
Two-year-old boy is dragged into a lagoon by an ALLIGATOR at Disney World: Frantic father tried to wrestle reptile as it grabbed toddler off beach at flagship Grand Floridian resort in Orlando
A two-year-old boy is missing after he was dragged into a lagoon by an alligator at a Disney World resort in Orlando – despite his father’s frantic attempts to wrestle his son from the reptile’s jaws.
The boy was dragged into the Seven Seas Lagoon near the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa around 9.20pm on Tuesday as he paddled in a foot of water with his mother despite ‘no swimming’ signs being posted nearby.
Sheriffs say there is little hope of finding the boy alive after his father’s unsuccessful struggle with the seven-foot reptile.