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Watch: Animal Control wrangles python in Virginia Beach

The Python was caught near Landstown Middle School Thursday afternoon.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Virginia Beach Animal Control was called to a slithering situation Thursday afternoon.

Roy Widgeon said he was fishing on land near Landstown Middle School when he saw a python. 

That's when Virginia Beach Animal Control Officer Eve Roberson showed up and wrangled the snake after only a minute or two. 

Both Widgeon and Virginia Beach City Government shared the video on Facebook, and it is leaving some people hysssssssterical.

Virginia Beach said if you ever encounter a snake, or any other animal for that matter, you can contact animal control at 757-385-5000.