Teen Missing After Possible Gator Attack: 'It Bit me, It Bit me'

UPDATE: May 10, 10:24 a.m. EST - A young woman's body was found in the same local pond where witnesses said they saw someone struggling in the water Wednesday, Orange County deputies said.

Orange County Sheriff spokesperson Jeff Williamson said the Sheriff's Office Marine Unit found the body of a female victim, the Orlando Sentinel reported.

Williamson said the body was in "perfect condition" and had no signs of alligator bites.

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Authorities in Orange County, Florida, are searching for a 15-year-old who was reportedly dragged into a local pond by an alligator on Wednesday.

"We received a report of a missing 15-year-old boy near Salem Dr and Marietta St in Orlando. We, along with partner agencies including @OCFireRescue and @OrangeCoSheriff are on scene and actively searching a water body. Updates will be provided as info becomes available," the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission tweeted.

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Jeff Williamson, a spokesperson for the Orange County Sheriff's Office, said deputies received a call from a witness about a man flailing his arms in the water, the Orlando Sentinel reported. During a press conference, Williamson said the person who made the 911 call heard shouts from the water saying, "It bit me, it bit me."

"We're in a search and rescue operation. We are scanning the water with sonar devices from one of our marine unit," Williamson said. "So far we have not seen anything. We will be out here until we do see something or until the sheriff gives us the command to leave the scene."

Authorities have not located the teen just yet, but Williamson said the call was "credible," according to the Orlando Sentinel.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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