Bedford County woman threatens to kills police officer and state trooper

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An Everett woman is in the Bedford County Jail after threatening to kill an Everett Borough Officer and State Trooper. 

Police say it happened just after midnight Saturday when they arrived at a home in West Providence Township for a domestic dispute.

When they arrived 41-year-old Jeremy Peterson and 44-year-old Tangela Mearkle were physically fighting.

That’s when Mearkle threatened to kill the officers.

Peterson was charged with Harassment.

Mearkle was arraigned on multiple counts of Aggravated Assault, Harassment, Terroristic Threats, and Disorderly Conduct then taken to jail. 

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the incident. 
 

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