Hide your pets and your smaller children. Depending on which news report you choose to believe, there’s either a 6- or 7-foot long Albino Burmese Python loose in either Ravenna Park or Cowen Park. The snake was last seen by its owner at NE 61st and Brooklyn NE, which is the southwest corner of Cowen Park in Roosevelt.
The snake should be pretty easy to spot. Here’s a picture of an Albino Burmese Python (Note – this is not the actual missing python):
If you spot the snake, don’t try to wrangle it yourself. Call 911 or animal control at 206-386-7387.
- Ravenna Blog: Python loose in the park! But which park?
- Seattle Police Department Blotter: Officers on python patrol after snake escapes in Ravenna neighborhood
- KING5: Snake in a park! Python on the loose in Ravenna
- KIRO: 6-foot python loose in Ravenna
- Q13 FOX: 6-Foot python on the loose in or around Ravenna Park