A corn snake wraps itself around an employee’s hand at the Nature Museum in Charlotte in this 2010 photo. On Wednesday, a man near Conway, S.C., accidentally shot his mother-in-law in her left ankle as he fired at a snake beneath the outdoor steps of his home. Chuck Burton AP
A corn snake wraps itself around an employee’s hand at the Nature Museum in Charlotte in this 2010 photo. On Wednesday, a man near Conway, S.C., accidentally shot his mother-in-law in her left ankle as he fired at a snake beneath the outdoor steps of his home. Chuck Burton AP

Man shoots at a snake that scared his mother-in-law. He hit his mother-in-law, police say

October 01, 2017 04:04 PM

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