Phuket rescue workers catch three-metre long python with bare hands

PUBLISHED ON TUE, FEB 13, 2018 1:45 PM

Phuket rescue workers catch three-metre long python with bare hands

The Phuket News

 

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Members of the Phuket Raumjai Rescue Foundation found and caught the three-metre long python found in a bush in the central reservation of Pra Phuket Kaew Rd in Kathu. Photo: Phuket Raumjai Rescue Foundation

 

PHUKET: Members of the Phuket Raumjai Rescue Foundation yesterday found and caught a three-metre long python found in bushes in the central reservation of Pra Phuket Kaew Rd in Kathu.

 

The python was caught by rescue workers using their bare hands as they had no snake catching equipment on them at the time.

 

Phuket Raumjai Rescue Foundation team member Amonrat Thammaphan told The Phuket News today (Feb 13), “We found the python in the central reservation of Pra Phuket Kaew Rd at 9pm yesterday (Feb 12) when we were returning to our headquarters. The snake was over three-metres long and weighed about 20 kilograms.

 

Full story: https://www.thephuketnews.com/phuket-rescue-workers-catch-three-metre-long-python-with-bare-hands-65952.php

 
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