Woman arrested for allegedly shooting a car full of children

Monday, August 25th 2008, 4:41 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY - An Oklahoma City woman is accused of firing a gun a car full of children, police said.

Melita C. Hensley, 54, was arrested Aug. 14 on a complaint of shooting with the intent to kill.

Witnesses told police a car with two adults and six children pulled up into a driveway next to Hensley.

Hensley and the driver of the car began to argue when the driver threw a foil wrapped tamale towrd Hensley, according to a police report.

Hensley then fired two rounds at the car, police said.