"It is scary! We can't sleep. Every time I hear a noise in the wall, because I know they're there. They're in the walls. It is just creepy," Bell told WDAF. "You know (a snake) could have gotten around my daughter's neck. Anything. It could be poisonous."
After several unsuccessful attempts to remove them, the Kansas City Housing Authority let Bell out of the lease. Bell first learned she would only get $100 of her $600 deposit back. But she was able to get help from an attorney to get the full amount back.