Amber Portwood left the Teen Mom world in shock after she was arrested on July 5th for domestic violence. The MTV fan favorite was put behind bars after attacking her boyfriend, Andrew Glennon.
RadarOnline.com exclusively revealed that Amber has been hit with two felony charges, one of which includes criminal recklessness committed with a deadly weapon, as well as a misdemeanor charge.
According to court documents obtained from Marion Superior Court in Indiana, a machete was the weapon used in the attack.
According to the court papers, the 29-year-old MTV star has been charged with one count of domestic battery for “knowingly touching Andrew Glennon, a family or household member in a rude, insolent or angry manner.”
For the second count, Amber was charged with criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon, a machete, which is a felony. The court papers read, “Struck the machete at and into a door, while Andrew Glennon was standing directly on the other side of the door, that created a substantial risk of bodily injury to Andrew Glennon."
For the third count of domestic battery, which is also a felony, Amber “knowingly touched Andrew Glennon, a family or household member, in a rude, insolent, or angry manner and Amber L Portwood committed said offense in the presence of a child less than 16 years of age, knowing that the child was present and might be able to see or hear the offense."
On July 9, 2019, a motion for a no-contact order was filed and the next day, the order was granted.
On July 5th, Amber left the Teen Mom world in shock when the news broke of her arrest for assaulting Andrew. At the time of the arrest, a police spokesperson told Radar, “Officers spoke to the male victim, who stated his live-in-girlfriend and he were having a disagreement. During which time the female, later identified as Amber Portwood, assaulted him, while he was holding their 1-year-old child.”
On Tuesday, July 9th, Andrew filed for petition for paternity related orders and for emergency hearing regarding custody of a child, their 1-year-old son James.
As loyal Teen Mom OG fans know, Amber often discusses her battle with bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder.
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