Massive 625 Pound Alligator Caught in Lake Marion

Alligator hunting season began on Saturday with a big catch for some state residents. An alligator caught by, Nick Gibert and his crew made headlines after weighing in at 625 pounds and measuring 13 feet long. The alligator was caught in Lake Marion and brought to Cordray’s Processing and Taxidermy, which has seen the most alligators caught ever on opening weekend.