Crocodile found in Brooklyn backyard

? A crocodile sent some Brooklyn residents scrambling indoors Monday.The 28-inch crocodile was found crawling through a backyard on Jefferson Street in Bushwick. Animal control

BROOKLYN - ? A crocodile sent some Brooklyn residents scrambling indoors Monday.

The 28-inch crocodile was found crawling through a backyard on Jefferson Street in Bushwick. Animal control says it is approximately a year old.

The curious creature is now at an animal care and control shelter in Brooklyn. He is in good health.

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