Special prosecution hearing set for wife of Oceanside police chief

From records of the Orange County District Attorney:

Brinda Sue McCoy

Special prosecutions
Case ID#10CF3399
Date: July 19
Time: 9:00 a.m.

On Dec. 16, 2010, McCoy is accused of calling 911 and stating she needed assistance. Responding Cypress Police Department officers attempted to get McCoy to come out of her residence. McCoy is accused of refusing to leave her house, pointing a firearm at her head, and then at the ceiling before pointing it directly at officers outside. Police warned the defendant that if she fired her weapon, she would harm police officers. McCoy is accused of firing the gun twice at police officers who were stationed behind two parked vehicles outside the defendant’s home. SWAT stopped McCoy using a bean bag gun.