In St. Petersburg, rescuers found a live snake in the wires of one of the houses in the city center.
A local resident Anna Samarina contacted emergency services, who was frightened by a reptile.
The incident took place on September 15, the animal was found on the facade of the house number 29 on the street of the Union of Pechatnikov. The resident said that she mistook the snake in the wires for a child's toy.
“Then she opened her face, her mouth, and I realized that it was a snake. She was crawling between the pipes. I wrote to the neighbor's chat what to do. Everyone said that I had to call 112. I called 112, waited for the search and rescue service , who arrived 10 minutes later, and they took the snake alive, healthy, “- said the girl on air 78.ru.
Apparently, the animal escaped from the owner. According to preliminary information, the animal is an island snake, found in Japan and on the island of Kunashir (Kuril Islands).