Man Beats Girlfriend With Python
WEST SPRINGFIELD, M.A.-- A man turned himself in after being accused of beating his girlfriend with his pet python.
Keith Paro, 34, beat his girlfriend, who was in the hot tub during the incident. Police say she had bruises on her knees, back, arms and stomach.
Investigators say Paro left the 4-foot python in the tub where it died after the altercation. Police say Paro threw temporary stairs at the woman, damaged furniture, and stole some items.
He was charged with two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, malicious destruction of property, and cruelty to animals.