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Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water ... Croykies.

If you haven't received these photos in your e-mail -- they seem to be circulating today -- check 'em out:





Meredith Cash, an Advocate editor, used Photoshop to to zoom in on the truck's bumper sticker. By doing so, she found the name Janik Alligators, LLC.

Reporter Julian Cavazos called the El Campo business and verified that Larry Janik, an alligator hunter, killed the gator on Wednesday.

Did you see this monster? Have any alligator stories to share?

Thanks for your input,

Gabe Semenza / Advocate public service editor

A NOTE: I'd like to give credit to the person or people who took the photos, but as of yet, we don't know the identity of the photographer(s). If you know who took the photos, please call me at 361-580-6519.