Picayune woman accused of invading home during Thanksgiving dinner

A Picayune woman is behind bars, charged with armed robbery after interrupting a family’s Thanksgiving dinner.

56-year-old Florence DeSalvo was taken to Harrison County jail, charged with armed robbery. Her bond was set at $50,000.

Pass Christian Police Chief Daren Freeman said 56-year-old Florence DeSalvo entered a home Thursday afternoon while the family was eating Thanksgiving dinner.

DeSalvo was armed and said she was taking her house back.

Freeman said officers arrived within 8 minutes of receiving the 911 call and was able to take DeSalvo into custody without incident.

“I’d like to commend our officers for their quick action,” Freeman said.


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