NEPHI — A 7 1/2-foot boa constrictor has been found after spending about two hours loose in a residential area in Nephi on Wednesday evening, according to police.
About 6 p.m., Juab County Sheriff's Office issued an alert over Facebook for residents to be on the lookout for the snake at large near 800 N. 100 East.
The snake was described as long, with a red tail.
"Please be cautious with small children and animals," the sheriff's office warned in the post.
The office announced the reptile had been found about 8 p.m.
No information about who the snake belongs to or how it got loose was immediately released.
— Ashley Imlay