See Update No. 2 at the end of this post on the snake death toll rising even after pythons were removed from the home. Update No. 1 identified the homeowner.
ORIGINAL POST, JAN. 29, 8:52 A.M.: Santa Ana cops serving a search warrant on a house in the 2900 block of North Fernwood Drive this morning made a disturbing find: 300 to 400 pythons, some alive, some dead and some decaying, according to authorities.
Officers had been sent there because of neighborhood complaints about the stench and--oh yeah--they also found rats, mice and what was left of rodents used to feed the snakes.More »