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Woman uses shovel to kill venomous cobra that wandered onto her patio

19 days ago   |   By KCRA

The 73-year-old woman says she heard birds squawking outside her apartment - and when she looked outside, she saw a 4 to 5-foot-long serpent.
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Woman uses shovel to kill cobra slithering on her patio

Woman uses shovel to kill cobra slithering on her patio

19 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

FAIRLESS HILLS, Pa. - A Pennsylvania woman used a shovel to kill a cobra she saw slithering on the patio of her apartment.
Kathy Kehoe says the squawking of some blue jays outside her unit caught her attention Monday. When she looked outside, she saw a 4 to 5-foot-long serpent.
The 73-year-old Kehoe says she noticed the lateral spot commonly found on cobras and nudged its tail. When it rose and spread its hood, she realized it was a cobra.
Her apartment complex in Fairless Hills, about 30 miles northeast of Philadelphia, is the same one where officials removed 20 venomous snakes from...
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