Bluffton Police use pillowcase to catch boa constrictor

Police in Bluffton needed a pillowcase to catch a sneaky suspect.

The suspect was a four-foot boa constrictor that had slithered away from home.

Someone spotted the pet snake near a city park Wednesday night and called 911.

Bluffton police and Wells Co. Sheriff’s deputies corralled the boa into a pillowcase and took it to a local animal rescue group.

The rescue group said the snake was claimed by its owner on Thursday.