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Woman charged with grabbing officer's gun

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville woman had to be subdued by force after she grabbed the gun of a police officer.

An arrest report says police were called to the 100 block of W. St. Catherine around 3:10 p.m. Aug. 8 about a woman breaking dishes and becoming violent. As police tried to make contact with the person who called them, officers said Sara B. Southard, 34, grabbed the gun of one officer.

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The report says officers used soft hand strikes to take Southard to the ground and place her under arrest.

Southard was arrested on one count of disarming a peace officer.

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