Bronx Zoo Finds Missing Cobra News conference will provide details later 9 comments Comments File photo of a different cobra. (AP) (User Submitted) – The cobra that escaped from its enclosure at the Bronx Zoo has been found and is in quarantine, reports NBC News. The poisonous snake went missing on Friday, leading to the closure of the zoo's Reptile House, a frenzied search, and celebrity status for the reptile. It even has its own Twitter page. No word yet on where it turned up, but the zoo has a news conference scheduled for later.