In the US, a strange incident had thrown people into the limelight a few years ago. Here a person opened fire to kill an animal resembling a rat, but instead of being hit by the animal, the bullet went out after touching his mother-in-law. The incident took place in Georgia, USA and the animal that was tried to kill is called Armadillo. If the bullet was even slightly right-left then the woman could have felt it. This animal was described as having a ‘bullet proof’ body that day. Now once again it remains a topic of discussion on social media.
People troubled by strange events
According to this incident in Lee County, Georgia, 54-year-old Larry McElroy shot Armadillo with his 9mm pistol. The animal died due to the bullet, but the bullet jumped and hit the wall first.
Then the bullet hit the back door of McLore’s mother-in-law’s house and then through a couch from here, hit her back. This was an incident that forced people to scratch their heads.
Officer said – an extraordinary event
Bill Smith, who is investigating the incident, said that the only circumstances were such that this incident has become an extraordinary incident. The incident took place at midnight. According to the report, McElroy was about 100 yards away from the house.
After the incident, her 74-year-old mother-in-law Carol Johnson was thanking God that she had not suffered any serious injuries in the incident.
Smith said that she was walking and talking at the time the bullet was fired. He does not appear to have suffered any serious injuries. After the incident, his family members took him to the hospital. James Morgan, co-ordinator of Dugherty County Extension, was advised to shoot Armadillo on his behalf.
What happens Armadillo
He, however, also asked to use a trap to catch the animal. They say that just shooting is the last option to get rid of Armadillo.
If the authorities believe, then shotgun can also be used to avoid the incident. Due to this, the possibility of loss is less.
He also advised people to be safe. Armadillo is actually an animal resembling a rat. Armadillo’s skin is not less than any armor. It is very fast and he uses it to dig the ground.
Their legs are short but even after this they can run very fast. The length of Armadillo is about 30 inches or 75 centimeters on average. A giant armadillo can be up to 59 inches or 150 cm long. It weighs about 54 kg.