MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A slithering surprise for a Miami homeowner after a python was found under her porch.READ MORE: Residents Bubbling Up With Anger After Sunrise Utilities Department Sends Out Bloated Water Bills
Miami Fire Rescue said they got the call around 8 p.m. Monday about a large snake in the driveway of a home in the 1800 block of South Bayshore Lane.READ MORE: Florida House Moves Forward On Violent Protest Crackdown
When they arrived they found the nine foot Burmese python hiding under Judy Tortoriello’s porch and promptly removed it.
“I feel good I feel happy,” said Tortoriello who added that her biggest fear would be that “we would have a hard time catching it.”MORE NEWS: Extremely Vulnerable To COVID? Complete A Medical Exemption Form & Visit New Federal Site At MDC’s North Campus
The Burmese python is species that is causing problems in the Everglades. The snake as turned to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.