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Body of boy snatched by alligator found dead, intact

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The body of Lane Graves, a two year old boy that was snatched by an alligator at the Walt Disney World resort in Orlando on Tuesday night of June 14, 2016, has been recovered intact after 17 hours of search.

Matthew Graves, Lane’s father and his family, arrived for vacation Orlando (Florida, the United States of America) three days earlier before the tragic incident occurred while padding 10 feet from the shore at Seven Seas Lagoon, Grand Floridian Resorts & Spa close to the Magic Kingdom. Though ‘no swimming’ sign was there, there was none to warn on alligators. There have been various criticisms on the resort for lack of clear warning of the predators, but Disney says its ‘reviewing’ the signs.

According to the report of the search, wildlife officials found and killed five alligators in the lake and they also said they will intensive effort to ensure they have euthanized the alligator responsible for the attack.

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