Posted: Sep 4, 2013 8:50 AM by MTN News
A caretaker for a Bozeman man has been charged with assault with a weapon after law enforcement responded to disturbance call on Tuesday, Sept. 3.
According to court documents, Elsie Evans McEntire, 53, allegedly threatened to kill the man she was employed by as a caretaker. The victim has paralysis on the left side of his body from a medical condition and needs assistance.
The pair had been in a previous altercation, and the man had asked McEntire to stay away and cool down. McEntire returned, still upset, got into an altercation with another woman in front of the man's trailer then stormed into the resident and told the victim she was going to kill him and retrieved a knife from the kitchen.
The man told law enforcement she held the knife in front of him but then dropped the knife. McEntire then hid in the back bedroom where law enforcement located her.