LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A Louisville woman is facing charges after police say she abused her own mother.
Mary Rose, 87, claims her daughter Cheryl Payton, 53, threatened to put a bullet in her head, held her down in the bathtub, ran freezing cold water over her and physically and verbally abused her.
Payton lived with her mother until rose filed an emergency protective order against her daughter. Payton is facing charges for abuse, assault, menacing and terroristic threatening.
WHAS11's Michelle Arnold will have more on this story during the evening newscasts.