A Los Angles man was arrested after officials found he was trying to smuggle three king cobras into the United States by hiding them in potato chip cans.

United States Attorney's Office Central District of California

34-year-old Rodrigo Franco was arrest yesterday and faces twenty years of jail time for smuggling charges. A search of his home revealed several tanks with a live baby Morelet's crocodile, alligator snapping turtles, and five diamondback terrapins.

Franco had previously tried shipping twenty cobras, but all died in transit. On the same day officials intercepted a packages containing six protected turtles.

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