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Python left behind in hotel room

Abandoned snake rescued from South Carolina motel room-WDPE Photo Abandoned snake rescued from South Carolina motel room-WDPE Photo

Myrtle Beach, SC - Some people forget a cell phone charger or brush in a hotel room.

But, in a piece of forgetfulness that surprised even hotel operators, someone went off and left a python.

A shocked maintenance worker discovered the five foot jungle carpet python lounging inside the motel room in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

The brightly colored snake was calmly hanging out on the windowsill.

Employees say the snake apparently belonged to a guest who left it behind.

A local snake enthusiast stepped up to take in the abandoned python and will either keep it or find it a good home.

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