STOCKTON, Calif. (CBS/KOVR) Police are looking for a teenage thief who used a snake as a weapon during a robbery.
The odd crime happened at a Walgreen's store in Stockton, Calif. on Monday.
Police say the suspect was spotted taking a flashlight from the store. When store clerks tried to stop the teenage thief, they noticed a live three-foot long snake wrapped around his arm.
"He used the snake in a very aggressive manner to try and fend off their advances," said Stockton Police Officer Pete Smith.
Police are still looking for the teen.
They believe he's around 17-years-old and was seen leaving on a baby blue BMX bike.