By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ
And Eddie Ruiz caught one.
Ruiz, 45, with the help of Ricardo Villanueva, 35, fished a 7’1” alligator gar weighing 283 pounds from a resaca just outside San Benito on Tuesday, May 22.
“At Bekins (where the gar was weighed), they told me it beat the biggest gar they’ve seen by 50 pounds,” an excited Ruiz exclaimed.
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