Zuri Lawrence threatens neighbor with baseball bat over loud music

Zuri Lawrence threatens neighbor with baseball bat over loud music

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30-year-old Zuri Lawrence was threatening her neighbor, Shanica Rutledge, at the River Retreat Apartments on the morning of March 22nd. Rutledge stated Lawrence came to her front door with a baseball bat. Upset about the loud music she was playing, she then hit the front door, causing damage. Rutledge also provided pictures she took of Lawrence holding a bat as she advised she was in immediate fear for her and her child’s safety during the incident. On March 31st, officers presented a photo lineup where Rutledge positively identified Lawrence. Lawrence was placed into custody for aggravated assault on December 11th.

Zuri Lawrence (MNPD)
Zuri Lawrence (MNPD)

Zuri Lawrence was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on December 11th, charged with aggravated assault. A judicial commissioner set her bond at $10,000.

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