Porterville Officer Involved Shooting

December 2, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
A woman in Porterville is recovering after being shot by police.The incident happened on York Street in Porterville. Police said they were serving an arrest warrant Monday, when the 29-year woman tried to escape through an alley.

Police said she pointed what looked like a gun at an officer who shot the woman twice. The woman is expected to recover.

The gun she pointed turned out to be a fake.



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