Dana Powers says her 39-year-old husband, Matthew Thomas Powers, slapped her in the face as she got up from their couch and then pushed her back onto the couch. As she got up a second time to call 911, she says he pushed her against the wall, placing both hands around her neck. Matthew fled the scene, and officers encountered him at the nearby Marathon in his red truck. Officers report he was intoxicated. He was transported to jail and charged with domestic assault.
Matthew Thomas Powers of Ashland City Rd in Clarksville, TN, was booked into the Montgomery County Jail on November 8th, charged with aggravated domestic assault. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $2,500.