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450lb gator trapped on Pass Christian beach

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PASS CHRISTIAN, MS (WLOX) -

An alligator drew quite a crowd to the beach in Pass Christian in Monday morning.

According to Pass Christian police, the gator was taken by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

A game warden told WLOX News the gator was about 10.5 feet long, and weighed about 450 pounds. He said relocating the animal was too dangerous, so it was turned over to the trapper.

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