What to Know
- A python hidden inside a hard drive was seized by TSA agents at Miami International Airport
- The python and the passenger - who will also be fined - did not make it to their flight to Barbados.
They've had it with these snakes on this plane.
Transportation Security Administration agents seized a ball python that was carefully concealed inside of a hard drive and inside a checked bag for a Sunday flight to Barbados from Miami International Airport.
"This organic mass was not explosive, but it shows you can't hide any threat from us," TSA spokeswoman Sari Koshetz tweeted.
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U.S. Fish and Wildlife took the snake and the passenger did not make it on the plane to Barbados and will be fined, according to Koshetz.