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Man and woman face burglary charges in Calloway County

CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A man and woman are in custody for burglary charges after one of them allegedly pointed a gun at a police officer Sunday evening. 

The Calloway County Sheriff's Department says it responded to an alarm at a house on Locust Grove Road.  Officers say they found a white Chevrolet Cavalier on the scene.  A woman, Cheyanne Coleman, 21, of Highland, Ill. exited the car and allegedly pointed a handgun at a deputy and ran away.

Police say they also saw a man, William Elliott, 29, of Murray, leaving the home.  When he saw police, he attempted to flee the scene in the car, but struck a propane tank and got stuck.  

Deputies say the used a K-9 unit to find Coleman in the nearby woods, where she was arrested.  

Both Elliott and Coleman were charged with 1st Degree Burglary and taken to the Calloway County Detention Center.  Other charges could come later. 

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