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Missing snake found inside Salem home

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A 10-foot boa constrictor that went missing in June was found inside the Salem home of its owner, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.

The owners said Nomad, a 23-year-old red tail boa constrictor, found a hole in the wall of the home and crawled inside. They have since bought a new cage to prevent Nomad from escaping in the future.

The owners originally called authorities on June 26 after they hadn't seen the snake for several days.

BACKGROUND: Snake Escape: 10-foot boa constrictor missing in Salem neighborhood

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