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8-foot python found near Lowe's store in Lake Park

Posted at 10:14 AM, Nov 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-25 11:35:00-05

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — Deputies in Palm Beach County made an unusual arrest near a home improvement store.

The sheriff's office tweeted Monday morning that an 8-foot python was found slithering outside a Lowe's in Lake Park.

Pictures show a deputy wrangling the reptile and placing it in a sack.

PBSO said "the trespasser was removed from the premises and taken to a local rescue in Loxahatchee."

Also, they wished the python "good luck, but no bond."