Animal-Control Officer Hid 850 Snakes Worth $500,000 In His Home

Huffington Post Weird News | September 21, 2013 - 5:00 pm

An animal-control officer had hundreds of snakes, including two 6-foot Burmese pythons, at his home, where he ran an illegal side business selling them, authorities said Thursday.

There were 850 snakes worth half a million dollars in a detached garage at the Shirley home of Richard Parrinello, including the Burmese pythons, which are illegal in New York state, officials said. Read more at Huffington Post…