New York Woman Scared by Snake in Toilet A New York City woman got an early Halloween scare when a 7-foot python paid an unexpected house call. She was washing her hands in the bathroom when a snake head popped out of her toilet. As you might imagine, she screamed, then called a plumber who removed the unwanted pet.
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New York Woman Scared by Snake in Toilet

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New York Woman Scared by Snake in Toilet

New York Woman Scared by Snake in Toilet

New York Woman Scared by Snake in Toilet

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A New York City woman got an early Halloween scare when a 7-foot python paid an unexpected house call. She was washing her hands in the bathroom when a snake head popped out of her toilet. As you might imagine, she screamed, then called a plumber who removed the unwanted pet. Now, when she brushes her teeth — she looks over her shoulder.