Chance the Snapper was captured earlier this week in Chicago’s Humboldt Park. Chance the Snapper had the park shut down for days before being caught by Frank Robb, a Florida alligator expert. Chance is 5 feet 3 inches long and has been extradited to Florida reportedly. Robb is Chicago’s newest man about town. Tuesday night he got to throw out the first pitch before the Cubs win over the Cincinnati Reds. Yesterday Robb was also invited to turn on the water at Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park.
For $25 and $8 shipping you can own a Chance the Snapper bobblehead which was introduce by the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum yesterday.
Chance the Snapper is a play on Chicago rapper Chance the Rapper. Chance the Snapper is short compared to the 5′ 10″ rapper.
Robb and the gator now have their 15 minutes of fame.