'Fugitive' snake captured in Christopher, IL

Christopher, IL police 'arrest' boa constrictor

CHRISTOPHER, IL (KFVS) - Police in Christopher, Illinois say they "arrested" a 6-8 foot boa constrictor on Tuesday night.

According to police the "fugitive" ssslipped away from its owner and has been on the loose for a couple of months.

Police say several residents were concerned about the snake because of their small dogs and cats.

They say residents can now rest easy. It has been apprehended.

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