Created on Tuesday, 09 April 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Phillip E. Ritter, 51, of 2740 County Road 18, Bellefontaine, was charged with domestic violence Monday morning after an incident at his residence.
Deputies responded to his address about 8:30 a.m. and spoke with his wife, Nancy Ritter, 53.
She reported that she had arrived home from work that morning and her husband began to argue with her and allegedly assaulted her, pushing her into a chair.
Mrs. Ritter also reported that he kicked a computer desk until it broke and then threw a phone at her daughter, which hit her in the head.
The defendant was located at 500 Gunntown Road, Lot 50, Bellefontaine, and was transported to the Logan County Jail.