Monstrous 15-foot crocodile is caught after a hunt lasting almost a decade

Monster 15ft crocodile caught after eight-year hunt

A monstrous 15-foot saltwater crocodile has been caught by rangers after avoiding capture for almost a decade in Australia.

The monstrous ‘salty’ is one of the biggest ever caught in a trap: it was 15 feet long and weighs 1,328lb.

The 60-year-old creature was found in a trap near the outback town of Katherine, and will now be moved to a crocodile arm. .

The rangers posted on Facebook, ‘He was removed downstream from Katherine to help prevent human interaction in the more populated areas.

A monster 600kg crocodile has been caught in the Northern Territory.

‘Large crocodiles can move around Top End waterways undetected and you should always Be Crocwise.’

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Almost 200 crocodiles have been removed from waterways in the Northern Territory this year.