Hoover man bags first gator of the season

A Hoover man is the first person to bag an alligator this hunting season.

The hunt started in Mobile over the weekend. Hunters have already taken more than a dozen of the reptiles.

Chris Williams says he bagged the first gator of the season on his first alligator hunting trip ever.

Seven of the alligators caught over the weekend were longer than 11 ft. One was over 13 ft.