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Buffalo woman arrested in Chippewa disturbance

An East Morris Avenue woman faces a second-degree assault charge after slapping one police officer’s hand and kicking another officer in the right shin during an arrest Saturday morning, authorities said.

Jasmine Williams, 21, also faces harassment and disorderly conduct charges.

Williams was asked several times to leave the Chippewa Street bar district but became loud and abusive and yelled obscenities at police officers, according to a Buffalo police.

Williams was blocking pedestrian and vehicular traffic as police attempted to make the arrest, according to the report.