Waynesfield Man Goes to Jail for Domestic Violence


Joseph Brown, 33, of Waynesfield, was arrested Thursday night for domestic violence.

Logan County Sheriff Deputies located a vehicle between State Route 540 and US Route 68 in the westbound lane, pulled over.

They were informed that the driver and passenger had been involved in an altercation and the driver had pulled over on US Route 33.

As they approached the passenger side, they spoke with Brown who said he and the driver had been at a concert, in Columbus, when he got mad because her male friends showed up.

Shortly after, they left the concert and argued the entire way to Bellefontaine.

The victim then hit Brown in the face.

Retaliating, he pushed and hit her.

Brown was arrested and transported to the Logan County Jail.

The victim is 36 weeks pregnant and was issued a summons for domestic violence.

Brown has a prior conviction of domestic violence, making this incident a felony charge.