Hemet couple gets package with scaly stowaway

Dragon discovered inside bicycle box from online purchase Photos courtesy of Riverside County Animal ServicesThe scaly creature climbs on top of Officer Mathewson’s back. ■ Riverside County Department of Animal Services A couple in the Hemet area discovered a bearded dragon inside a package delivered to them on Wednesday June 6. Al and Chris Brummett ordered a bicycle from Walmart.com as a gift for one of their granddaughters. Mr. Brummett made the startling find after unboxing the bicycle. He was in the midst of his assemble job when he noticed a critter in the box staring back at him. “At first I freaked out because he was so big,” Brummett said.

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