A 20-year-old woman was arrested Friday morning after she was accused of threatening to shoot up a Cookout in southwest Charlotte, and later firing shots at police.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers were called to a Cookout on York Center Drive early Friday, after the caller said the woman was "in a rage" and had a gun.
The caller told police the woman had threatened to "shoot up" the Cookout, and had possibly fired a shot outside the restaurant, police said.
Cops caught up with her at South Tryon Street and Westinghouse Boulevard, where she ran away from the scene.
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The woman, identified as Mikayla Avent, shot at officers at least twice during the chase, before being caught on Sandy Porter Road.
Avent faces several charges, including assault by pointing a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, resisting a public officer and assault with a deadly weapon on a government official.
No one was injured during the pursuit.