Snake that escaped from Atlanta zoo found dead


ATLANTA — Officials at Zoo Atlanta say a female tiger rattlesnake discovered missing from its cage last week has been found dead.

Zoo officials had been looking for the snake since it disappeared on Friday. They say they received a call today from someone who reported seeing the snake.

It's unclear how the venomous snake got loose. Zoo officials has said they thought the snake was still in the building where it was housed.




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