Deputies had to take an 8-foot alligator "into custody" in west Harris County on Friday. It was found in Highland Knolls between Mason and Westgreen Streets.
Texas Game wardens arrived to assist deputies.
The alligator was not injured and was located to a new home.
Captain T. Shelton tweeted the video below from Highland Knolls drive.
This suspect was a mean one! He was spitfire mad! Today, we had to place an 8 ft. alligator into custody for causing a disturbance in W. Harris County at Highland Knolls between Mason & Westgreen Streets. @TexasGameWarden assisted and this animal was not injured & got a new home. pic.twitter.com/nOJdJATkSx— Captain T. Shelton (@HCSO_D4Patrol) May 29, 2020