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Does this look like the snake you had seen?
Does this look more like them:
or this one:
Those are Red bellied snakes. Their color can differ with size, age,and temp. It eats small rodents and insects as well as toads etc. The are non venomous and nice snakes. I am so glad you took the time to relocate the snake where it has a better home. Joan