Moving day successful for 'Butterscotch'


NEW BERN, Craven County - A 16-foot, 150-pound python named Butterscotch was moved from Bill's Pet Shop in Craven County Friday morning.

The Pet Shop is located in a strip mall, Berne Square Shopping Center, in New Bern. The shop will be located in the same shopping center but closer to Planet Fitness.

Butterscotch, the Python is a permanent resident at Bill's Pet Shop. Several handlers were schedule to move the snake to its new location at about 10 a.m.