6 August 2013, 09:21

Python strangles two kids in Canada

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Two boys, ages 5 and 7, were apparently killed by a python in the Eastern Canadian town of Campbellton. According to police, the exotic snake escaped its enclosure, got into the apartment where the boys were sleeping and strangled them.

The boys were found dead Monday morning. The apartment they were sleeping in was over a reptile store.

The killer snake got into the apartment through the ventilation system, according to a police statement.

The python has already been caught by police.

The store has offered condolences on its Facebook page: "deepest symphathies goes out to the family of the children. a terrible accident without a meaning.”

Voice of Russia, CNN

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