400-Pound Alligator Takes Morning Stroll Through Texas Neighborhood

Residents of a neighborhood in the greater Houston area spotted an unexpected visitor in the early hours of Monday, September 12, as a large alligator was seen lumbering through Grand Lakes, Texas.

This footage was captured by Constable Chad Norvell, who said the 400-pound reptile was spotted walking along Peek Road near Buffalo Bayou. The constable also posted an image of the alligator in the back of a pickup truck.

In a Facebook update on Monday, Norvell said the alligator was “safely caught and is being relocated.”

According to local reports, the alligator weighed 400 pounds and was 11 feet long. Credit: Chad Norvell via Storyful

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