Miami Herald Shaun Wright
I found out today that I made the front page of the Miami Herald. I knew the reporter was taking pictures and asking question, but I never thought it would end up on the front page. I need to get a hard copy of this paper, can anyone save one for me?
The Hard Copy reads:
SHAUN WRIGHT, Local Hero
South Florida's own Shaun Wright, saves boy from becoming Alligator's lunch.
By DONALD BECKETT
EVERGLADES - Roberto Perez, 8 years old, was enjoying a visit to
Chekika Park in the everglades with his family, when he wandered
too close to the lake. The boy was snatched by an 8.5 ft alligator,
and taken to the bottom of the lake.
Shaun Wright, a recent FIU graduate, and an independent
research scientist, heard the boy's screams from the nearby
hammock trail where he was conducting field tests.
Without hesitation, Shaun rushed to the lake and dove in, and
moments later, witnesses say, he brought Roberto Perez to the
safety of his family, and dove back into the lake to kill the
It is known that once an alligator has tasted human blood,
it is never satisfied with any other.
Hours later, the Perez family and Shaun Wright were enjoying
some BBQ alligator. "...I just wanted to teach the other alligators a
lesson, so I had to..."
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