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Florida man kills 18-foot, 8-inch python

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 05/26/2013 @ 2:18 pm In Diversions,U.S. | No Comments

(DAILYMAIL) — The biggest ever Python snake found in Florida, measuring 18 feet and 8 inches long, has been captured and killed.

The 128lb giant female reptile broke the previous record by over a foot.

The Burmese Python, an invasive species to the Florida Everglades, was found and killed by Jason Leon in a rural area southeast of Miami.

He managed to snare the snake after seeing part of its body sticking out the undergrowth.


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