90-Year-Old Woman Threatened to Kill Neighbor Over Leaves, Police Say
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police arrested a 90-year-old Tennessee grandmother after a neighbor claimed she threatened to kill her because of leaves in her yard. Bessie Bowen was charged with aggravated assault and violation of an order of protection. According to police, they responded to the 2300 block of Larose Avenue in Bethel Grove early Thursday morning. That's where they met a woman who claimed Bowen had stopped by her house, pointed a gun at her and threatened to kill her.