Border Agents Find King Cobras In Potato Chip Cans

A California man is accused of trying to smuggle the cobras into the country.

The U.S Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating a California man after he was caught trying to import several endangered species.

Police arrested him after border patrol agents found three king cobra snakes packed into a can of chips. 

Agents also found three albino soft shelled turtles while inspecting the same package, as well as other endangered animals while serving a search warrant at his home.

He's been charged with illegally importing merchandise into the U.S.


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