Huge snake found near St. Johns County pond

Large rattlesnake captured in northwest part of county

By Jason Mealey - Producer/assignment editor

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office posted a photo on social media of a deputy who wrangled a huge rattlesnake.

The post said the snake was found next to a pond in the northwest part of the county where a child was fishing.

The caller said the snake was an anaconda, but it was determined to be a giant rattlesnake.

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