Shawn M. Scott, 43, of 547 E. Columbus Ave., Apt. 9, was charged Saturday with domestic violence.
Around 2:25 a.m., officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department responded to the residence after a 911 call. They met with Marcia McCombs and her 10-year-old daughter outside where the temperatures were in the 20s.
Both were barefoot and dressed for bed, officers report.
McCombs told police the suspect became violent during an argument and choked her. He was arrested and lodged in the Logan County Jail.
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