This Thursday, about 15 hours, an anaconda was discovered in a creek near a parking lot located in the city center of Bagnols-sur-Cèze (Gard). The police were alerted. A veterinarian was asked to capture the animal in cold blood. What was done without difficulty. The anaconda, more than 2 m in length and weighing about 12 kilos, temporarily resided in the veterinary clinic. He should soon join the Pierrelatte crocodile farm.