Otwell man, woman charged with domestic battery

From Local Sources


OTWELL — Pike County authorities formally charged an Otwell man and woman with felony domestic battery last week.

The cases against Michael S. Doades, 40, and April Benningfield, 37, both of 10201 E. Pike County Road 325N, Otwell, stem from an incident reported to the Pike County Sheriff’s Office the afternoon of Tuesday, July 21.

Court documents indicated children had been at the scene when an argument turned physical. Police were called at 3:03 p.m.

Benningfield and Doades were taken to the Pike County Security Center and each was charged the next day with Level 6 felony domestic battery committed in the presence of a child.

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