Snakes invade Naperville after heavy rains

Naperville residents are reporting increased sightings of snakes around the Riverwalk area and in backyards, according to CBS 2 Chicago.

The Riverwalk area has seen its share of slithery serpents before:

But at least it’s not as bad as San Francisco:

A snake invasion is making people’s skin crawl in the western suburbs. Viewer after viewer contacted CBS 2 with photos of snakes along the river walk and invading yards in Naperville.

CBS 2’s Brad Edwards went to investigate.

“I’ll have five and six of them on my bushes,” said Nancy Quigley. “They were twice as big as they were last year. They’re not afraid of me anymore.”

[Read the full story at CBS 2 Chicago]

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1 Comment

  • Brian Macker

    You invaded their habitat not vice-versa. Plus they are harmless. Leave them alone. They eat rats, mice, and other vermin.

    2014-06-27 11:04:38 | Reply



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