Boyfriend charged with strangulation of girlfriend; Xanax found during arrest

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20-year-old An Lam was charged with aggravated assault by strangulation and contraband in a penal facility after he attacked his girlfriend in his apartment throughout the night while she tried to sleep and then woke her by strangling her. During his search in booking, officers found Xanax in his pants.

On May 3rd, police responded to a domestic disturbance at 5636 Old Hickory Boulevard. Officers met Hayley Rodgers, who had escaped to a neighbor’s apartment to call 911. Officers noted she had several cuts and bruises on her face and body. She told police that her boyfriend An Lam, and showed them the location of his apartment.

An Lam (MNPD)
An Lam (MNPD)

In the officer’s interview with Rodgers, she stated that Lam beat her several times throughout the prior night. When she finally went to sleep, he woke her at 10:30 am with his hands around her throat and strangling her.

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Lam was inside his apartment when police made contact, so they immediately placed him into custody. As Lam was being searched by officers, they found 15 white Xanax tablets in the cuffs of his pants.

An Lam was arrested and charged with aggravated assault by strangulation and contraband in a penal institution. His bond was set at $10,000.


Lam, An5862325636 OLD HICKORY BLVD
Hermitage, TN 37076
Agg Assault – Strangulation
Lam, An5862325636 OLD HICKORY BLVD
Hermitage, TN 37076
Contraband in Penal Inst.


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