Teen Mom's Amber Portwood Behind Bars

Celebrity Moms Dec. 27, 2010 AT 6:00PM
Teen Mom's Amber Portwood Behind Bars Credit: Macca/Splash News

Amber Portwood was arrested for domestic violence on Monday in Anderson, Indiana, an officer at the Madison County Jail tells UsMagazine.com.

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The 20-year-old star of Teen Mom allegedly attacked Gary Shirley, the father to her two-year-old daughter Leah, three separate times over the course of a year. The arrest was first reported by TMZ.

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The Madison County Prosecutor's Office charged Portwood with two felony counts of domestic battery, one felony count of neglect of a dependent and one misdemeanor count of domestic battery.

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She was booked at the jail and placed on a "24-hour hold" with $5,000. Portwood is expected to be released on Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. ET.

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