Northern Virginia teen steals two pythons, posts them on Snapchat

Posted at 11:33 PM, Oct 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-31 23:33:12-04

FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. -- A Northern Virginia teenager is in trouble after stealing not one, but two snakes from a local pet store.

The teenager posted photos of the two ball pythons on Snapchat - and they matched the pair that the store had lost.

A search warrant shows that the student admitted to his friend that he committed the crime.

According to a witness, the teen has been planning to breed the pythons to make money

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