Woman charged with attempted murder for shooting at brother following phone argument

Pamela Holder was charged with criminal attempt to commit murder.
By Evan Bleier Follow @itishowitis Contact the Author   |   May 13, 2014 at 8:28 AM

SOMERSET , Ky., May 13 (UPI) -- A Kentucky woman has been charged with criminal attempt to commit murder after she allegedly shot at her brother following an argument about a telephone.

According to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office, Pamela Holder was arguing with her brother on Saturday when they had a "minor altercation over a telephone," the Commonwealth Journal reported.

Following the initial incident, Holder became upset and went outside to her car to get a gun. The 55-year-old then reportedly came back into the house and shot "in the direction of" her brother, hitting the chair he was sitting in.

The shooting victim did not report any injuries, although Holder allegedly suffered minor injuries during the initial altercation.

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