Amber Shanks breaks woman’s hip, elbow during dispute over parking

Amber Shanks breaks woman’s hip, elbow during dispute over parking

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22-year-old Amber Shanks was booked on an outstanding warrant from August 31st when she assaulted a woman on 18th Avenue. Constance Woolsey told police that she noticed a car parked in a private parking lot behind her building and argued with Shanks as she said she was parked on private property. Shanks then jumped the fence and kicked Ms. Woosley in her hip after shoving her to the ground. Woolsey advised that after she fell, she was unable to get up on her own, and Ms. Shanks stood over her, yelling for her to get up. Shanks then left the location in her black Nissan Altima. Woolsey was transported to the ER. She sustained a broken elbow and a broken hip from being shoved to the ground.

Amber Shanks (MNPD)
Amber Shanks (MNPD)

Amber M. Shanks of Dickerson Pike in Nashville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on December 12th, charged with aggravated assault. She is free on a $10,000 bond.

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