Rangers in Darwin haul in massive crocodile weighing half a tonne

A group of Australian rangers almost bit off more than they could chew while wrangling a monster crocodile.

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The 4.5m reptile is missing some of its tail, but that didn’t stop it putting up a fight. Source: 1 NEWS

The battle-scarred beast, weighing at least half a tonne, was pulled from Darwin Harbour in the Northern Territory.

The 4.5-metre-long reptile is missing some toes and part of its tail but that didn't stop it putting up a fight.

It will be taken to a crocodile farm.