ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - A woman is behind bars after she allegedly tried to run an officer over with her car.
Amber Sauceda, 24, is being charged with aggravated battery on a police officer.
Police responded to home near University and Central Saturday night in reference to a burglary.
Officers say when they arrived the suspects did not listen to their directions and instead tried to run an officer over.
One officer was able to get a good look at the driver of the car who was later identified as Sauceda.
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