Large snake found in school yard
Toronto police had a stern warning for pet owners after
a large snake had to be corralled from an east-end schoolyard
The nearly metre-long snake was seen by a passerby as it rested
on the bench at around 12:30 a.m.
The incident came just hours before classes began on the first
day of the new school year for most students in Ontario.
Officers placed the snake in a pillowcase and it's now in the
custody of animal services.
It's not known who the snake belongs to, or how it got out.
A police spokesman also could not say what kind of snake was