Armed person with knife arrested at Kennett medical center

Armed person with knife arrested at Kennett medical center
A Kennett woman was arrested on warrants and child endangerment (Source: KFVS)

KENNETT, MO (KFVS) - Kennett, Missouri Police Officers were called to an emergency room early Monday morning in reference to an armed person.

Around 3:24 a.m., officers were dispatched to the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center emergency room in reference to a person armed with a knife causing problems.

After investigating, officers arrested 52-year-old Steven Copeland of Cardwell for assault second degree, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon. Copeland was held in the Dunklin County Justice Center pending the filing of formal charges by the Dunklin County Prosecutor's office.

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