An officer with the North Richland Hills Police Department helped to relocate a snake from a residential area on Sunday.
According to police, officers received a call from a concerned citizen about a snake in their yard.
Sgt. Jackson, who happened to have snake handling gloves in his truck, went to help the citizen.
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With the help of Officer Peck, Sgt. Jackson caught the four or five-foot water snake.
According to the North Richland Hills Police Department, the snake was a Nerodia erythrogaster, also known as a plain-bellied water snake.
Sgt. Jackson released the snake back into a creek area where it will have plenty of water and things for it to eat, police said.