Snake eats birds in woman's homeUPDATED 4:57 AM HST Aug 20, 2014Video Transcript
A SURPRISE FOR ONE METRO WOMAN, FINDING AN UNWANTED GUEST IN HER BIRD CAGE. THIS FOUR FOOT SNAKE SLIPPED ITS WAY INTO A POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY HOME, AND TOOK SOMETHING ALONG WITH IT. KOCO'S DAVE DETLING WITH THE STORY, NEW TONIGHT. C01 10:49-50 I love the canary. birds chirping THESE POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY CANARIES AREN'T CHIRPING AT FULL VOLUME. A FEW OF THEM ARE MISSING. C01 10:51-53 He ate my best singer THE CULPRIT --- THIS COILED UP KING SNAKE THAT SLITHERED INTO TEREA OLIVAS' BIRD CAGES EARLY THIS MORNING --- DEVOURING THREE OF BIRDS. THE PHOTO SNAPPED BY A POTTAWOTTMIE COUNTY DEPUTY --- WHO REMOVED THE REPTILE --- THE SNAKE SIGHTING NOT ONE SHE WAS EXPECTING. C01 09:17-36 Reporter: You're a bird woman. Are you a snake person? Teresa: No! Not at all. No never. I mean we have coyotes out here. We have every varmint you can expect. We have over 200 chickens. So I watch for snakes outside but I don't expect them to be in my canary cage. SO HOW DID THE SNAKE GET --- SHE BELIEVES IT CAME IN THROUGH AN OPEN WINDOW. c01 10:15-22 Even the officer said, how did he get in there? He was a big snake. He was a really big snake!