South Nashville man strikes wife while defending their son

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56-year-old Aziz Shakoor was charged with domestic assault after striking his wife twice when she stepped in the middle of an altercation between him and their son. She suffered injuries to her face and required medical transport from the incident.

On July 5th, officers were dispatched to 708 Apple Ct in regards to a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, law enforcement made contact with Misty Shakoor, who informed officers that she had been assaulted by her husband, Aziz. According to the affidavit, the incident initiated when the woman overheard her son talking back to Aziz.

Aziz Shakoor (MNPD)
Aziz Shakoor (MNPD)

The man responded to the disrespect by threatening violence on the child. Misty reportedly attempted to prevent any physical action by standing between the father and son. The man then struck his wife twice in the face, fleeing the scene shortly thereafter. Two eyewitness accounts confirmed Misty’s account of the incident. She was later transported to the hospital for medical attention, due to observable swelling on her forehead.

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Aziz Shakoor was arrested and charged with domestic assault. His bond was set at $3,000.



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