Fugitive File: Amanda Shumate

Diana Crawford
NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, Texas - An Amarillo woman wanted for assaulting two police officers is on the run and they need your help finding her. She has a laundry list of criminal charges and police say her violent tendencies make her a danger to the public and a possible escape risk.

23-year-old Amanda Shumate is wanted out of Randall County for parole violation and the assault of two police officers. She violated her parole when she disappeared from a home in the Estacado neighborhood. Corporal Slover of the Amarillo Police Department says, "She actually had a felony warrant for her arrest already. The officers were trying to locate her. She was being arrested, she kicked at officers while she was partially cuffed. She continued to resist, fight, and then struck another officer causing a minor injury."

Shumate is 5'6" tall and weighs 145 pounds. Police believe she is in the Amarillo area. If you know of Amanda Shumate's whereabouts, call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400.