Created on Wednesday, 01 May 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Todd A. Howell, 47, of 500 Gunntown Road, Apt. A10, Bellefontaine, was charged with persistent disorderly conduct Saturday evening during booking into the Logan County Jail, deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office report.
He was arrested about 7:30 p.m. by officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department on an assault charge.
During his booking, jail staff observed that he displayed signs of intoxication. The defendant reportedly became argumentative with the staff and also verbally abusive.
He was told to go back to the holding cell, but he refused. Mr. Howell then had to be taken to the ground by jail staff and placed in a restraint chair.