Verne Strickland Blogmaster / Sept. 10, 2012
More from press conference: See what police say Gowdy did after she pointed the loaded semiautomatic weapon at him.
Spartanburg Public Safety Department reported that Gowdy was able to drive away from the incident. The incident happened about 8:10 p.m. at First Baptist Church Spartanburg, while Gowdy was waiting to pick up his daughter.
The woman, Gloria Brackett, 52, was arrested following the incident.
A press conference is scheduled for Monday morning with more information about the incident.
The Spartanburg Public Safety Department is investigating.