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Police: Man carrying dead snake smashes window at Target

Published On: Apr 20 2014 11:26:11 AM EDT
Taregt window smashed

Police in Montgomery County said a man carrying a dead snake smashed a front window of a Target store with a sledgehammer.

It happened around 2:45 p.m. Saturday inside the Target on Route 100 in West Pottsgrove Township.

Police said they tased the suspect after he didn't listen to officers' orders.

The man was taken to Pottstown Hospital for treatment.

Authorities haven't released the suspect's name, but they did say criminal mischief and disorderly conduct charges will be filed.