Martin deputies capture albino python

Martin deputies capture albino python

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MARION COUNTY, FL (WFLA) - Martin County deputies said they captured an albino Burmese python 11 feet long Tuesday, according to the sheriff's office report.

Deputies responded to a home early Tuesday morning after a woman called and said she had a large aggressive snake in her back yard. Deputies found the python who had just eaten two neighborhood cats. When they came close to the snake it regurgitated the dead cats.

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MCSO deputies held the snake in a trash can waiting for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers to arrive. Officers took the snake to the Bush Wildlife Sanctuary in Jupiter. The python didn't have a microchip.
 

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