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Woman accused of threatening motel manager with knife appears in court

By KECI Staff
Published On: Sep 27 2013 07:00:17 PM MDT
Updated On: Sep 27 2013 07:24:34 PM MDT
Woman accused of threatening motel manager with knife appears in court

Prosecutor and public defender both want mental health evaluations for Seraphina Gordon.

The woman had an outburst in court on Thursday, then again on Friday.

MISSOULA, Mont. -

A job seeker accused of threatening a Missoula motel owner with a hunting knife after being told there were no job openings, made her second court appearance in two days.

Seraphina Gordon had outbursts both days in court. Thursday, she claimed she was not sane.

Friday, after a judge set her bail at $20,000, she expressed anger, and stormed out of the court's video camera range.

Both the prosecution and public defender want mental health evaluations.