RACINE, WI– After pointing a gun at 2 individuals in a shop parking lot, a Racine woman was charged by the Racine County District Attorney's Office with a felony and misdemeanor charge.
According to the criminal grievance, a Racine Police officer observed a parked vehicle in a convenience store car park in the 1100 block of Washington Avenue. An individual had her arm extended out of the car, pointing a handgun at the two males who stood on the sidewalk. Police identified Matovich as the woman.
She left the area taking a trip eastbound on Washington Avenue. Again, the males reported seeing Matovich pointing the weapon out the window at the 2 males. Arriving in the area, the officer made a traffic stop.
Searching her cars and truck, they found cannabis and a 9mm handgun on the seat. She told police that at the convenience store, she recognized among the males who has actually had problems with her child. They exchanged words and said them she pointed the gun at the males.
Launched on a $750 cash bond, she is anticipated to have an initial hearing for the weapon pointing event at 8:30 a.m. July 1 at the Racine County Law Enforcement Center, 717 Wisconsin Ave.
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