RI woman accused of threatening co-worker

Wendy Ferris

A Cumberland woman is accused of threatening a co-worker at the Massachusetts school where they both work.

Norfolk, Mass., police said Wendy Ferris threatened another staff member at the King Philip Middle School and that the threat involved a gun.

Cumberland police arrested Ferris on Friday night on an arrest warrant from Norfolk police.

Ferris, 46, was awaiting arraignment Monday in Wrentham District Court on a count of threatening to commit a crime.