Serpent surprise

A woman was chased around a betting shop by a man with a snake on Saturday afternoon.

The woman, who has a fear of snakes, said she was terrified but staff at William Hill on Broadwater Street West, Worthing, found the incident hilarious.

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A spokesman for William Hill said the area manager had issued and apology and that the company was reviewing its CCTV footage of the incident.