Residents Jubilate As Python Is Shot Dead At Ajumako Ochiso
Residents of Ajumako Ochiso in the Ajumako Enyan Essiam District of the Central Region are jubilating after shooting a 14-foot python to death.
According to the residents, they had been leaving in fear and panic ever since they have come across the dangerous snake in the area as several attempts to kill it does not succeed.
Meanwhile, a young boy was reportedly going to the toilet around 8:30 pm, when he saw the python, and out of fear he quickly rushed home and called for help to kill the snake.
The residents organized themselves and armed with a gun stormed the area where the snake was seen and shot it to death.
Mr. Kojo Nkum, the man who killed the snake said he shot the python three times before it died.
The snake was later taken home and cut into pieces to be consumed by residents since snake meat is their food.
Mr. Kojo Nkum disclosed that the snake meat will be prepared as Khebab, and sold at nightclubs and other food joints in the community.
He added they will use some of it for medicine and the making of drums.