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Face of domestic violence campaign says police didn’t listen from Associated Press, 1/18/2016

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

img-icon-newsThe face of a Memphis domestic violence campaign says Memphis police didn’t take her situation seriously until she began appearing in a public service announcement.

Whitney Wood tells The Commercial Appeal police finally filed an aggravated assault charge against her ex-husband in November, nearly three years after she told officers he threw her into a wall and strangled her into unconsciousness in January 2013.

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