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Sibling Rivalry Ends With One Sister Pepper-Sprayed, The Other Behind Bars

Published On: Jun 19 2012 12:25:00 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 19 2012 01:33:09 PM CDT
Metcalf, Melissa

Melissa Metcalf

RED BLUFF, Calif. -

A Red Bluff woman is facing charges after pepper spraying her sister following an argument.

According to the Tehama County Sheriff's Office, Melissa Marie Metcalf, 53, got into an argument with her sister, Marcey Mae Metcalf, 50, shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday morning.

It happened along St. Mary's Avenue in Red Bluff.

Deputies say Melissa sprayed Marcey with pepper spray on purpose, and not in self defense.

Melissa was arrested and booked into Tehama County Jail.