That’sssssss quite the weapon of choice.
Police said Paro’s girlfriend was in a hot tub when he used a python to whip her. The altercation left the woman with bruises on her knees, back, arms and stomach, according to the cops.
Capt. Thomas Wilkinson described the case as “a little unusual,” according to the paper.
MassLive.com reports that Paro also allegedly threw a set of temporary stairs at the woman, damaged home furnishings and stole several items from her.
Paro faces charges including assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (snake), assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (stairs), malicious destruction of property and cruelty to animals.
- Keith Paro, West Springfield Man, Allegedly Used A Python To Beat His Girlfriend (huffingtonpost.com)
- Mass. Man Accused Of Beating Girlfriend With Pet Python (boston.cbslocal.com)
- Police: Massachusetts man used pet python to attack woman (foxnews.com)