As he bonded out of jail for assaulting his wife, former City Council Candidate Matthew Scott Comperry signed his conditions of release, agreeing to not return to his residence where the victim also lives, and was released. Four hours later, a citizen’s tip led police to find he had violated the terms of his bond and returned to the residence. He was arrested for the second time that day and booked into custody, charged with violation of bond conditions/contempt. His new bond was an additional $3,000.
51-year-old Matthew Scott Comperry, who recently ran for Clarksville City Council, has been arrested and charged with the domestic assault of his wife, Lee Ann Comperry. After Tennova hospital requested a welfare check and she disclosed to police her husband had repeatedly struck her on the back of the head. Officers documented the bruising, including under her left eye, and took Comperry into custody.