An alligator was spotted on Arkansas Highway 32 on the west side of Ashdown about 2:45 p.m.
Scanner radio reported an alligator was on the highway about three blocks from an Ashdown Elementary School and a creek. The alligator was spotted in the middle of the highway, according to dispatcher Martha Sue
No one described tihe size of the alligator.
The police and Arkansas Game & Fish officers were summoned to check on the alligator.
When officers arrived, the alligator was gone.