Image: YouTube

Man Who Took An Alligator On A Beer Run And Recorded It Gets Arrested

Two Florida men, who were under investigation by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission after they posted a video of themselves with a gator while on a beer run, have been arrested.

The man in the video, Robert Timothy Barr, 28, also known as Robby Stratton, can be heard saying, “Y’all got beer still? Y’all ain’t out, are y’all?” as he walks into the store with an alligator that has its mouth taped shut.

Kevin Scott Keenem, 23, was also arrested. They were both charged with illegal possession of an American alligator, illegal exhibition of dangerous wildlife and cruelty to animals.

Barr claims he didn’t even remember going into the store until he saw the video.

“This store sells some good liquor and I drank a lot of it that night,” Barr said. “I don’t even remember coming up here.”

It didn’t take a genius to figure out he was in trouble once the FWC contacted him.

“They told me what I did was stupid and that I would be facing some charges. Probably go to jail, probably not. We’ll see,” he said.

There are still others who haven’t been tracked down who are connected to the incident.

“FWC officers are still attempting to identify other individuals shown in the video of this incident,” FWC spokesperson Karen Parker told WJAX. “If the public has information about additional subjects on the video, they are encouraged to contact the FWC’s Wildlife Alert hotline at 888-404-3922.”


Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on linkedin
Share on reddit
On Key

Related Posts

Close up of a fisherman catching fish

7 Fishing Ideas and Tips For When You Don’t Have Gear

When the urge to fish strikes, will you be ready? That sounds like quite an absolute statement, of course, but it’s important to have the know-how necessary to turn an everyday item into a piece of fishing equipment if necessary. After all, fishing isn’t just a hobby but a skill that you can use as

A fly fisherman fishing in a river

Fly Fishing Creeks and Streams

The Perfect Marriage Of Fishing And Hiking Our resources of time and money are finite.  Many of us well-rounded outdoor fanatics enjoy a variety of activities so we have to pick and choose. If we were able to combine what we love, capture their benefits, and still have time for the rest of lives, many

Family Camping Fun

How to Make the Most of Your Camping Trip

Camping is one of the most rewarding activities that you can engage in. Not only can you connect with nature on a deeper level, but you can also become closer to people you are traveling with. However, having a perfect camping trip requires a lot of careful planning and commitment. In order to help you

Scroll to Top

join the Outdoors360 Federation

Subscribe now