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BECKLEY, WV -

13News has obtained exclusive surveillance video of an 8-foot python being stolen from Paradise Pets in Beckley on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013. 

The video shows the man checking out the python cage in the shop, opening it and then wrapping the snake around his arm. 

His alleged partner served as a distraction as the man stuffs the snake under his jacket. 

The man then walks out of the store with his partner behind him.

The pet store is asking for any help in identifying the two men.

Stay with WOWKTV.COM as more details emerge from this developing story.