100-lb python in shed likely ate neighbor's missing cat - WFLA News Channel 8

100-lb python in shed likely ate neighbor's missing cat

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HIALEAH, FL (WFLA) -

A Florida homeowner opened their shed Monday night to find a giant slithery surprise.

Inside the shed was a 13-foot albino Burmese python.

7/25/2013 Related Story: Alligator that allegedly ate dog captured

Officials were able to grab the 100-pound snake and remove it from the shed in Hialeah.

They also found a snake skin and a skull.

8/6/2013 Related Story: St. Petersburg woman bit by rattlesnake while gardening

Nicely holed up in its cozy home, the serpent had apparently been there for quite a while.

Officers say the python may be to blame for recent reports of a couple of missing rabbits and a cat in the neighborhood

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