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Woman accused of making threats at Mass. hospital, pellet gun confiscated


WAREHAM, Mass. ( -- Security officials responded to a disturbance at Tobey Hospital on Tuesday during which a woman was reportedly making threats.

In a statement, the Wareham-based hospital says security found a pellet gun in the woman's handbag. The pellet gun was quickly confiscated by officials.

Hospital officials say they have worked alongside Wareham police to take appropriate safety precautions as a result of the incident. There is currently no word on whether or not the woman will face any charges.