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Trial begins for Kentucky woman charged with felony assault with a weapon

By Katherine Mozzone, KTVM Reporter, kmozzone@ktvm.com
Published On: Feb 26 2013 05:29:56 PM MST
Updated On: Feb 26 2013 05:30:16 PM MST
BOZEMAN, Mont. -

The state called its first witnesses to the stand after opening arguments today in the trial of a Kentucky woman accused of pulling a gun during a mediation hearing.

53-year-old Mary Ann McCulley faces a "felony assault with a weapon" charge.
     
Prosecutors say Mary McCulley was meeting with attorneys last April when she slammed documents on the table and pulled out a pistol.
     
According to police, two of the people in the office wrestled the gun away from her.
     
The trial is expected to continue through Thursday.