While his 132-pounder set a record for the district's hunt, Leon already held - and still holds - the all-round state record with his 2013 capture of an 18-foot, eight-inch python, officials said.
He said: "That snake could pretty much kill any full-grown man".
The South Florida Water Management District said Monday python hunter Jason Leon broke the agency's old record with his kill of a Burmese python in southern Miami-Dade County at around 2:45 a.m. Friday.
Leon holds the record for the largest snake captured in Florida.
"We're going to find a 20-footer tonight", he joked after bringing the snake to the district's field office in Homestead.
'Santa Claus may be real, ancient bones reveal'
The lack of a full pelvis bone in the Bari collection inspired the Oxford team to try to analyze the authenticity of this relic. Nicholas, a saint known for his generosity who served as the basis for the legend of Santa Claus , Independent reported .
The invasive Burmese python, which breeds and multiplies quickly and has no natural predator in the Everglades ecosystem, has decimated native populations of wildlife.
"We have these guys out there eating our alligators, raccoons, possums, otters, pretty much everything out there", he added. They also pay an extra $50 for a 4-foot-long snake and $25 for each additional foot above that.
Jason, a professional snake hunter, was shocked by his discovery.
Since the program's initiation in March, more than 730 pythons have been removed from the Everglades.
The Burmese pythons established in the park are the result of accidental and/or intentional releases by pet owners.
On another matter, Tillerson was asked about persistent reports that the White House is seeking his ouster. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson dismisses reports that the White House is trying to get rid of him.
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Raiders Week is always a big deal for the Chiefs, but this Sunday's game carries a bit more importance than usual. Peters walked off the field, thinking he'd been ejected from the game, but returned shortly afterward.
Kardashian's make-up artist Mario Dedivanovic will be a judge on the series, which is set to air on Lifetime in February. Kim revealed the details of the show on social media, as well as sharing a trailer.
A left foot injury kept her off the court, and kept her from likely qualification at the WTA Tour Finals in Singapore. Fissette quickly signed on with former No. 1 Angelique Kerber , who parted ways with Torben Beltz.
On Inauguration Day, Flynn apparently texted Copson that the power plant venture was "good to go", according to the whistleblower. Cummings wrote the letter Wednesday to Gowdy to seek support for a subpoena to the White House for records.
This buyback authorization authorizes the home improvement retailer to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 36.37 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at 3.56%.
Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 68,478 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,626,816.08. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 3rd will be paid a $0.157 dividend. 74,316 are held by Cetera Advisor Netwr.
Cook also revealed that he "shares China's cyberspace vision" of 'developing a digital economy for openness and shared benefits'. Apple CEO Tim Cook arrives before the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, China , December 2, 2017.
Call of Duty WWII will warm you up with a Winter Siege
The cold of the winter begs for specially-created weapons, with variants available only during the Winter Siege event. Players will also receive a free Winter Siege Supply Drop for logging in to play each week of the Winter Siege event.
Trump eyes private spy network to fight 'deep state'
However, the Central Intelligence Agency said The Intercept had been fed "inaccurate information by people peddling an agenda". The fact that his sister is Betsy DeVos, Trump's Secretary of Education, gives him access to Trump to pitch this idea.
Lubaina Himid wins Turner art prize
Not only does it provide a cash bonus, the award also tends to significantly boost the public profile of its winners. She planned to go to law school but she did terribly on the LSAT, so she got a master's in art history instead.
Biggest Starbucks Roastery shop landed in China
Of course, the real star of the store is its massive selection of coffee which can be found at their 88-foot long coffee bar. They are shipped in various corners of the coffee through pipes that snake along the ceiling.
SC fires offensive coordinator Roper
Coach Muschamp added that he will not name a replacement for Coach Roper until after the January 1 bowl game. Muschamp said "sure", when asked if he expected Roper to still be on staff for the Outback Bowl against MI .
Canada canceling purchase of new Boeing fighter jets
The Canadian government has canceled a planned fighter-jet purchase from Seattle-based Boeing, apparently in retaliation for a trade dispute with the Trump administration, the Reuters news service reported Tuesday.
Why a Movie Theater Chain Launched a New Membership Model
Although MoviePass appeals to individuals who head to several movies a month, the Cinemark service targets less frequent users. He noted that "most consumers wanted the ability to stockpile discounted tickets", according to CNNMoney.