15-foot Python on the Loose in Morgantown

15-foot Python owner

There is a 15-foot python on the loose in Morgantown. It escaped from a man’s truck and according to officials it is still on the loose.

The python slipped out of an enclosure in the man’s truck in Sabraton, according to a press release the City of Morgantown released. After escaping the truck it scurried into the woods and climbed a tree. Once the snake climbed the tree he was unable to be located.

The massive python was last spotted near Listravia Avenue at the stop light beside Sheetz.

Anyone who locates this python should call 911 and not try to wrangle it themselves. Be aware of the surroundings of children and small pets who are outdoors.