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Six snakes seized by Animal Control in Beaumont
Animal control seized six snakes, one weighing over 120 pounds, from a home on Neches Street in Beaumont.
Beaumont animal services said the snakes are now at the animal shelter on pine street.
The largest snake is a Burmese python. It's about twelve feet long. It suffocates its prey.
The python along with a red tail boas and constrictor snakes were slithering freely around house. Two even got out of the house and were run over by vehicles.
Animal services also seized about hundreds of dead rats and one dead rabbit...Plus five rats and two rabbits that were alive.
Investigators say the reptiles and the animals were living in deplorable conditions.
There will be a hearing Wednesday morning in Judge Nancy Beaulieu's courtroom to decide if the owners have to give up the reptiles and animals.
If the city wins, the rabbits and rats will be up for adoption and the snakes will need to go to a zoo