Lloyd Tomer came out to get his mail but on the way back in there was a special guest sitting right on his front doorstep.
Tomer was met by a four foot gator- one that opened his mouth and chased him away.
"I thought it was my son playing games with me but when he turned and opened his mouth and chased me away. It just immediately scares you," said Tomer.
After 20 minutes a crew was able to capture the gator who they believe wandered around to the front of his house from his back lake.
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