Search for missing Bronx Zoo cobra hits 5th day

The search for an Egyptian cobra that disappeared from the Bronx Zoo has extended into a fifth day.

The poisonous snake has garnered national attention and gained more than 100,000 followers on Twitter since she went missing.

Officials say they are continuing their search from high above the zoo's reptile center, hoping to spot the snake as they scour the grounds.

Missing cobra gains online followers as search continues

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."