PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (WLOX) - Residents along the Gulf Coast are still seeing effects from recent flooding that happened throughout Harrison County. Officials say the flooding has displaced many animals and insects, including this alligator spotted in Pass Christian Monday.
The alligator was reportedly seen on the beach in Pass Christian.
The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries caught the gator and relocated it to another location.
If you come in contact with a displaced animal, do not approach or try to feed the animal. Remain a safe distance away from the animal, and contact your local authorities immediately.