Hassell Lodged for Domestic Violence


Saturday afternoon deputies from the Logan County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the area of County Road 57 and County Road 9 for a rolling domestic violence incident.

A victim reported that he and his wife were en route to a church dinner when she became billergent and hit him multiple times in the head.

He then stopped and asked her to exit the vehicle which she did and he called authorities.

The victim stated that Terry Hassell, 57 of Bellefontaine, had been drinking earlier in the day, became irate, and attacked him in the car.

He claimed that she hit him in the face and head approximately 30 times.

Deputies learned that Hassell was picked up by her son and dropped off in Bellefontaine at her brother’s home.

She was found at that location, placed under arrest for Domestic Violence, and lodged in the Logan County Jail.

Hassell admitted to the events of the incident and stated that she has a drinking problem that causes her to get angry.