Man busted showing off his ‘python’ on NSW train

A 20-year-old man has had his pet snake confiscated after revealing it to fellow passengers on a Central Coast train today.

Police say that about 1.00am, officers were called to Woy Woy Railway Station following reports there was a man with a live snake onboard a train.

The man allegedly produced the three-feet long jungle python from a backpack and began to show it off to fellow passengers, who then phoned police concerned for the snake’s welfare.


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The snake, named Bread, was confiscated by police and taken to Woy Woy Police Station where it is expected to be examined by staff from a reptile park today.

Investigations are continuing.