Snake owner shares her thoughts on strangulation death involving a large python


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Autopsy results were released today revealing that the Northern Indiana woman, who was found dead with her eight-foot long pet python wrapped around her neck, died as a result of strangulation.

Eyewitness News wanted to know if the findings made any pet snake owners a little nervous.

Kelly Austin sat down with Kendall Paul, owner of a four-foot-long python, to get her thoughts on the news.

Watch the full story to find out what Paul had to say and get some advice from Vanderburgh Humane Society’s Amanda Coburn on owning a pet snake.

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(This story was originally published on November 1, 2019)

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