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Updated: 07/13/2017 08:30:02AM

Gator attacks vacationer in DeSoto

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Jacob Allicock is expected to make a full recovery after being bitten by an alligator while swimming in the Peace River last week.


A closeup of Jacob Allicock's foot shows where the estimated two-foot-long alligator bit him.

By Joe Putrelo

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An alligator bit a 10-year-old boy on vacation in Arcadia last Friday.

Jacob Allicock, who was visiting from a suburb of Atlanta, was cooling off in the Peace River at Morgan Park when a gator chomped on his foot.

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