Charges Against Woman in Police-Involved Shooting

St. Louis, MO (KMOX) St Louis City Police say warrants have been issued against a 39 year old St Louis woman in an officer-involved shooting Friday night.

Jennifer Morgan-Tyra of the 4200 block of Chippewa is charged with 2nd Degree Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer and Armed Criminal Action.
In the incident-police were called for a disturbance at the Chippewa address. When they arrived they encountered a man running from the residence screaming.
When they went inside, they found Morgan-Tyra armed with a gun. The officers told her to drop it. Instead she pointed it toward them. That’s when one of the officers fired his gun, hitting her in the chest. She was taken to a hospital and is listed in critical condition.
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