(Photo) World's largest python found in Malaysia

(Photo) World's largest python found in Malaysia

A huge python found in Malaysia has broken the record for the longest snake ever to be caught. The python which is thought to be at least eight metres (26ft) was discovered on a construction site on Penang island and is said to weigh around 250kg.

Construction workers, who were in the process of building a flyover on the popular tourist island, called for emergency services after spotting the snake under a tree.

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(Photo) World's largest python found in Malaysia

Meanwhile the Malaysia’ Civil Defense Department, the team that caught the snake, said it took them 30 minutes to trap the dangerous reptile.

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