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Gator Hunter's Colossal Catch

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(NBC News)  A Louisiana gator hunter made this colossal catch over the weekend.

Jim White, of Ventress, was hunting Saturday in West Baton Rouge Parish when he snagged this 13-foot, 4-inch, 760 pounds alligator. 

Louisiana doesn't track the weight of gators only the length of the reptiles.

The longest alligator ever caught in Louisiana was 19-feet, 2-inches nearly 6 feet longer than this behemoth beast. 

This year's alligator season has been good all over the south. 

Earlier this month, two gator hunters in Mississippi caught a 741 and 727 pound alligators.

 

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