What would you do if a 9-foot alligator walked through your neighborhood?
Texas Parks and Wildlife officials received several calls about a Clear Lake-area gator making its way through yards.
According to ABC-13 in Houston, the giant reptile was captured and killed. It weighed in at an impressive 200 pounds.
Video of the incident was recorded and published on ABC-13’s website.
No one was injured, but the alligator was killed to prevent further interaction and potential attacks.
Texas Parks and Wildlife officials say the timing is right, as the weather warms and gators move around to find food.