Police: Elderly woman pulls weapon on Madison County Sheriffs

MADISON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – An elderly woman is receiving medical attention after barricading herself in a house.

Authorities responded to a location where a 72-year-old woman was at for a welfare check according to Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker.

She pulled a weapon on officers as they entered the location.

They retreated and began negotiations. Ultimately, the woman was tased.

The woman is listed in good condition at this time.



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