ST. FRANCIS — Authorities
say at least a half-dozen snakes and other animals were
seized from a Milwaukee-area home after a snake bit the
The Milwaukee Area Domestic
Animal Control Commission says this was at least the third
time in recent years that animal control workers have
responded to the St. Francis home. The Journal Sentinel
reports St. Francis police were notified Tuesday about the
snake bite and called in the animal control commission,
and six snakes, an iguana and a tarantula were seized.
On Wednesday morning,
police went back to the house and again called the
commission to report there were more animals found.
St. Francis Police Chief
Tom Dietrich expects police will give the man a citation
based on a city ordinance, but Dietrich did not expect