Davie police find 10-foot python

Posted at 9:59 AM, Feb 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-16 09:59:04-05

DAVIE, Fla.-- Police officers in Davie had their hands full when a 10-foot python crawled into the engine of a car Wednesday morning.

Officials said they got a call about a large snake in the 7500 block of Nova Drive but when officers got there the python was already in the car.

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It took three officers to finally get the reticulated python out. One of the officers later posed with it for a photo.

Police said they turned the snake over to a reptile shop in Hollywood.

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