ARANSAS PASS, Texas (KWTX) Officers ended up wrestling with an 8-foot alligator early Thursday in the parking lot of a Walmart store in Aransas Pass.
The customer spotted the gator and called police.
A Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game warden joined officers in wrestling the alligator into submission and binding its jaws.
The game warden removed the alligator from the parking lot.
No one was hurt.