• Police recover 23 venomous snakes from apartment

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    FALLS TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) - Police in Pennsylvania have encountered a slithery situation.

    WPVI-TV reports officers and an animal expert removed 25 snakes from a Falls Township apartment Wednesday, including 23 that are venomous.

    Not all of the snake species were disclosed, but authorities say some were cobras and rattlesnakes.

    Police say they got a tip about the snakes from another agency.

    No arrests have been made and no injuries were reported.

    Police say charges are pending.

    Falls Township is a suburb of Philadelphia.

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