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42-year-old New York tourist Salvatore Cerniglia was arguing with his girlfriend, Jennifer Sackowski, in front of the Apple store in downtown Nashville Sunday when a bystander attempted to separate the couple as things escalated. Salvatore then reportedly grabbed his girlfriend and punched her with two fists. Officers arrived, and the couple stated, “nothing happened,” and they just wanted to go home. Salvatore was taken into custody and charged with domestic assault.
Salvatore Cerniglia of Ampere Ave in Bronxville, NY, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on June 25th, charged with domestic assault with bodily injury. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,000.