Rattlesnake caught in Englewood neighborhood

Photo courtesy Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Animal Services.

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (WFLA) — A venomous snake was removed from a Sarasota County neighborhood over the weekend.

An Animal Service Officer with the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office was called to a residential area in Englewood on Saturday and found a large diamondback rattlesnake.

The officer was able to safely capture the snake and relocate it.

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