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.