By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A woman is accused of pointing a gun at her mother outside Allegheny County Family Court.

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Sheriff deputies say 34-year-old Kerneisha McClelland confronted her mother after a court proceeding.

(Photo: Kerneisha McClelland)

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The sheriff’s office says she pulled out a handgun while a child was strapped into a car seat close by.

The mother ran back into the courthouse, and that’s when deputies say they arrested McClelland.

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She was taken to the Allegheny County Jail where she’s awaiting arraignment on charges of terroristic threats, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and a firearms charge.