Metro man fined after killing common pest at work

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OKLAHOMA CITY – A metro man was fined after he shot and killed an opossum inside his work place.

An employee inside a metro business called police, saying he feared for his life after his co-worker showed up with a gun.

The man told police he was just trying to kill a common pest.

He says the opossum had been bothering him for weeks.

Police fined the man and told him not to bring his gun back into the workplace.