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California renters find lost 8-foot snake in new house

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Previous tenants didn't seem too concerned about this lost 8-foot snake. Previous tenants didn't seem too concerned about this lost 8-foot snake.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. -

 A San Diego family got quite the shock when they stumbled upon an 8-foot boa constrictor in their new rental house. Fire crews report a woman found the snake slithering through her kitchen, barricaded herself and her children in a bedroom and called 911.

The landlord told firefighters the previous tenants mentioned something about a lost snake, but "didn't seem too concerned."

Crews quickly put on gloves and grabbed the snake, posing for a picture before animal control arrived. 

Animal control reportedly turned the snake over to a local pet store because of its size.

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