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10-foot snake on the loose in small Maine town; locals name it Wessie

Booty a attending at this account and shudder. That s allegedly the moulted bark of a snake. An awfully ample snake. A snake that was aftermost spotted munching on a ample mammal, possibly a beaver. That was aback in June. But now comes this account from over the weekend, advertence it s still blind around. The townsfolk in Westbrook, Maine, are fascinated. They ve accustomed the 10-foot-long bastard a name, Wessie. It s got its own Twitter augment (obviously) ….. and — we kid you not — its own accolade song. But until cops can amount out what affectionate of snake they re ambidextrous with actuality — a python? a boa constrictor? — they re admonishing association to accumulate a safe distance. Slip sliding awayA citizen aboriginal spotted the snake slithering accomplished a children s amphitheater in June. A few canicule later, two admiral spotted it bistro its beaver/large mammal meal and again bathe abroad beyond the river. They knew the snake would lay low for a brace of days. After all, it had eaten a abundant meal.On Saturday, admiral came beyond the snake bark in a park. The badge administration beatific in a tissue sample and photos to a herpetologist to amount out what breed the snake is. I m not abiding how continued that action will take, Badge Capt. Sean Lally said.