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14-foot Python escapes California Carr Fire shreds in the streets of the city

Eres has been missing after his escape in the streets of Salvation in the midst of mass evacuations of the Carr Fire.

(Rescue Reptiles)

It is not only people on the flight and the huge Carr Fire in Northern California that has burned more than 95,000 acres and left six people dead, but also a very large snake, which tries to glide away.

Rescue Reptiles, a pet store in the city of 92,000 that is faced with mass evacuations, said in a series of Facebook posts a 14-foot albino reticulated python with the name “Eres” got loose from a temporary shelter in a house in South Redding on Saturday night.

“Eres is a nice, friendly snake. She is a part of our shop family and Reptiles Exhibit,” the store said in a Facebook post. “Don’t be afraid of her, she is lost and afraid!”

Eres, a 14-foot python, is likely to be “lost and afraid” after getting out of a housing, according to the Rescue Reptiles.

(Rescue Reptiles)

The store owner, Sandra Dodge-Streich, told the Sacramento Bee, the snake probably got in during the night, when he was cold, and could have been, as far as a few km already.

“She is a fussy eater, and she is not going to go after anything unless they feel threatened,” Dodge-Streich told The Bee. “She really likes chicken.”

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The snake was originally evacuated from the store when the fire was in the western part of the city, on Thursday evening. After being transferred to a house with geckos, bearded dragons and other animals, it was moved four times before it really.

Dodge-Streich, stresses the newspaper, the snake is “no harm to anyone” and is probably hiding in a location that is cool and dark.

Dodge-Streich told The Record Searchlight that the residents in the area with small pets, however, should be wary about letting outside.

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If anyone spots the snake, Dodge-Streich is asking them to contact her directly instead of trying to catch Eres on their own.

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On Sunday, the Carr Fire in the area of Rescue delayed for the first time after days of explosive growth. County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said authorities found a sixth victim of the fire in a house that was consumed by the flames, but he refused to say where. The victim’s identity was not released.

The sheriff’s department is also investigating the seven missing persons reports, Bosenko said.

Thousands of residents were evacuated as the deadly blaze threatens homes in Redding.

(AP)

Redding police has an additional 11 reports of missing persons, though many of them may simply not have checked in with friends or family, said Redding police Sgt. Todd Cogle.

The last measurement showed at least 657 homes destroyed and 145 damaged, with the fire that consumed 149 square kilometers.

Flames from a backfire effect, set by the fire brigade trying to contain Carr’s Fire, burn in Redding, California.

(AP)

After days of strengthening the areas around the Rescue, fire brigade, were becoming more and more convinced that the city would escape further damage.

The fire was not grown within the city limits since it was Saturday, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection incident commander Bret Gouvea.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Travis Fedschun is a reporter for FoxNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @travfed

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