Oops! Car Thief Steals Vehicle Full of Reptiles

October 18, 2012 Updated Oct 18, 2012 at 12:12 PM EDT

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Oops! Car Thief Steals Vehicle Full of Reptiles

October 18, 2012 Updated Oct 18, 2012 at 12:12 PM EDT

A Colorado car thief had some unexpected passengers.

According to a report from Colorado television station 9News.com, a car thief stole a vehicle Thursday containing a number of exotic reptiles -- included a Burmese python, a rattlesnake and a 50-pound African tortoise.

The vehicle was stolen from a Walmart parking lot, according to the report. The vehicle's owner travels to schools and parties to do demonstrations with the reptiles, according to the 9News.com report.

Watch video and read the 9News.com report HERE.