Swamp guide faces animal cruelty charges - KLFY News 10

Swamp guide faces animal cruelty charges

PETA released a video to KLFY, that it says shows cruelty to an alligator in St. Martin Parish.

PETA says that the video appears to show the owner of Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours, repeatedly striking a mother alligator in the face with a boat oar.

Bryan Champagne, with Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours, facing misdemeanor charges of simple cruelty to animals and possession of a live alligator without a permit.

You can see the video of alleged cruelty here:
 
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