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500+ pound gator relocated from private property in Parrish

Posted: 2:41 PM, Dec 20, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-20 20:23:07-05
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PARRISH, Fla. — An enormous alligator was removed from a property in Parrish Wednesday.

The owner of Myakka's Gold Apiary, James Cutway, worked with a trapper to catch the reptile.

The alligator was 12-feet long and weighed more than 500 pounds!

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They found it on a private piece of property while a maintenance project was going on.

The animal was not killed, but instead taken to a farm on the east coast.

This particular trapper typically relocates gators rather than kill them.