Woman faces assault charges with intent to commit murder

Posted at: 05/04/2013 5:27 PM
Updated at: 05/04/2013 7:30 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon, KOB.com

A woman faced a judge today after police say she pointed a gun at another woman and pulled the trigger.

The gun never went off.

Shannon Cowboy faces assault charges with intent to commit murder.

A criminal complaint states she first attacked the woman with her hands and scratched her face.

Cowboy then threatened the woman with a baseball bat and a gun.

Cowboy claims the victim was sleeping in the same bed as her ex-boyfriend.