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Mother fires shots at television set because her kids were watching too much television

By Mason White 3:54 PM March 11, 2015
Jennifer S. Ullery 

By: Feng Qian
A mother who was concerned that her kids were watching too much television, decided that it was a good idea to shoot up the television set, police in Illinois said.

The Chicago Police Department said that they arrested 40-year-old Jennifer S. Ullery, after being accused of firing shots at the television set while her three kids were watching a show.

During questioning, the woman told police that she disliked the amount of television they were watching. Ullery pleaded not guilty to four charges.

The children are between 6 and 15 years old.

Ullery, of the 3000 block of Talaga Drive, was charged with one felony count of discharging a firearm and three misdemeanor counts of endangering the life of a child.

After Ullery was arrested, the children were placed under the care of another family member.