Untamed Lowcountry

June 3, 2013 9:21 PM

9-foot alligator captured on Hilton Head Island

Critter Management's second year summer intern and local Hilton Head Island student Xavier Anderson holds a 9-foot, 8-inch alligator in a headlock as proprietor Joe Maffo, right, binds its legs Sunday afternoon. Billy Karijanian, director of operations, said the wildlife control business received a phone call from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office of an aggressive alligator on Lagoon Road. Karijanian said the gator was removed and later harvested.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Monkeys are are not a threat to public says Alpha Genesis CEO <span class='title-duration'>00:40</span> 00:40

Monkeys are are not a threat to public says Alpha Genesis CEO 00:40

14th Circuit Solicitor candidates answer difficult questions during forum <span class='title-duration'>01:26</span> 01:26

14th Circuit Solicitor candidates answer difficult questions during forum 01:26

In the name of quiet: Local landscape giant trades gas blowers for battery-powered <span class='title-duration'>00:28</span> 00:28

In the name of quiet: Local landscape giant trades gas blowers for battery-powered 00:28

Arrest of Ridgeland man in Bluffton captured on video <span class='title-duration'>01:43</span> 01:43

Arrest of Ridgeland man in Bluffton captured on video 01:43

Standing for 'Pledge': Varying thoughts in Beaufort <span class='title-duration'>00:51</span> 00:51

Standing for 'Pledge': Varying thoughts in Beaufort 00:51

Richard Bisi addresses superintendent's ethics at school board meeting <span class='title-duration'>01:28</span> 01:28

Richard Bisi addresses superintendent's ethics at school board meeting 01:28

Interior designer furnishes dollhouse to be auctioned at Historic Beaufort Foundation's Lafayette Soiree <span class='title-duration'>00:30</span> 00:30

Interior designer furnishes dollhouse to be auctioned at Historic Beaufort Foundation's Lafayette Soiree 00:30

How does CJ do it? 9-year-old shows off his hero's techniques <span class='title-duration'>00:54</span> 00:54

How does CJ do it? 9-year-old shows off his hero's techniques 00:54

Video: Tide pushes water over Beaufort seawall <span class='title-duration'>00:46</span> 00:46

Video: Tide pushes water over Beaufort seawall 00:46

Share Video

About Untamed Lowcountry

Untamed Lowcountry

@InsidePages

If it swims, flies, creeps or grows in the Lowcountry, you can find it in Untamed Lowcountry, curated by audience engagement editor Jeff Kidd.

Editor's Choice Videos