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Gators beware! 5-year-old East Texan on the loose

The pair of hunters caught a 12.7 feet long, 800+ pound, gator believed to be 35-40 years old. The pair of hunters caught a 12.7 feet long, 800+ pound, gator believed to be 35-40 years old.
5-year-old washing off his prey. 5-year-old washing off his prey.

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LIVINGSTON, TX (KTRE) - Alligators beware! A five-year-old East Texan and his friend, a former game warden, are on the hunt, doing what's known as alligator harvesting.

The pair of hunters have already had success, catching a 12.7 feet long, 800+ pound, gator believed to be 35-40 years old. They say the critter had been living on the boy's family ranch.

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