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Louisville police say mom busted teen's lip

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Jameelah S. Mensah (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Jameelah S. Mensah (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police say they've arrested a Louisville mom after she punched her 13-year-old in the mouth, busting his lip.

According to an arrest warrant, the incident took place on March 30. Police say 31-year-old Jameelah S. Mensah hit her 13-year-old on the mouth with a closed fist, busting his lip and loosening one of his teeth.

The boy got out of the car and ran, according to the warrant. Police were called and photos were taken of his injuries.

On Thursday, April 10, a warrant was filed for Mensah's arrest. She was taken into custody on Tuesday, April 15. She's charged with fourth degree assault, a misdemeanor.

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