Woman, 19, spat at police and assaulted a paramedic who came to her aid

A young Aboriginal woman spat on a police officer and assaulted a paramedic who was taking her to hospital after finding her asleep at the front of a shop.

Environmentalist Leilani Opal Clarke, 19, spat on an officer and shoved a paramedic in an ambulance after screaming 'f**k you white dogs. I'm smart not dumb'. 

'I got three more degrees than you'll ever have,' Clarke shouted.

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Leilani Opal Clarke (pictured), 19, spat on a police officer and shoved a male paramedic in an ambulance

'I got three more degrees than you'll ever have,' Clarke shouted at the paramedics and police

'I got three more degrees than you'll ever have,' Clarke shouted at the paramedics and police

According to a statement of facts tendered to Downing Centre Local Court, police and paramedics were responding to a call about 4am on March 18 regarding a female being physically assaulted.

They found Clarke on Parramatta Road at Annandale in Sydney's inner-west where she was sleeping at the front of a store, news.com.au reported. 

She was asked by police: 'What is the day, month, year?'

Clarke replied with 'We are in the 36th month and it's Tuesday.' March 18 was a Sunday.

Clarke, who was studying environmental science at Sunshine Coast University but now lives in Sydney, was informed she would be taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and

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