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Carlisle Police Department

Carlisle Police Department, 240 Lincoln Street, Carlisle, Pa.

A Carlisle woman pointed a gun at a man walking his dog during a dispute Saturday, borough police say. 

The incident allegedly occurred at 12:10 p.m. in the 100 block of North East Street. 

Officers "spoke with both parties and learned that the dispute began over where the dog was defecating," police said in a Crimewatch website post. "The male stated that the accused, Teresa Miller, pointed a handgun at him and the dog through a window of her residence and made a threat of violence."

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The handgun was loaded, police said. 

Miller was charged with terroristic threats with intent to terrorize another, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and disorderly conduct, according to court documents. 

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Daniel Walmer covers public safety for The Sentinel. You can reach him by email at dwalmer@cumberlink.com or by phone at 717-218-0021.