Woman Accused Of Assaulting Daughter, Damaging Patrol Car

GARNER – A 35 year-old woman has been charged with child abuse, resisting a public officer and injury to property after Johnston County deputies responded to a disturbance call just after 1:00am Friday at the Super 8 Motel on Leone Court near the I-40/NC42 interchange in Cleveland. Amanda Michelle Tyree of the 3300 block of Vinson Road, Clayton was arrested.

Deputies said they went to a room at the Super 8 and located Tyree on the floor and under the influence of alcohol.  Tyree had allegedly physically assaulted her 13 year-old daughter prior to the arrival of officers. The juvenile had marks on her face from the alleged assault.

Deputies said Tyree was yelling and cursing at officers as they placed her in handcuffs. While walking to the patrol car she allegedly tried to pull away. After being seated in the patrol car, Tyree kicked the windshield causing it to shatter.

Tyree was held on a $25,000 bond.