Woman, 90, arrested for pointing a gun and threatening to kill neighbor over dead leaves on her property


Police arrested a 90-year-old woman after a feud with her neighbor allegedly escalated into an armed threat to kill her over leaves in the neighbor’s yard.

Bessie Bowen of Memphis, Tennessee, was accused by the woman next door of coming to her house, pointing a gun at her and threatening to kill her due to the pile of leaves in the yard, WREGreported.

Police were called to the Bethel Grove neighborhood in Memphis by the alleged victim on Thursday morning. The woman claimed she had video and photos of Bowen pointing a firearm and making the threats.

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