arrest1 300OHIO COUNTY, KY (12/11/11) – On Saturday, Dec. 10, at around 8:29 PM at night, Kentucky State Police (KSP) Trooper Jared Clemons and Trooper Joshua Dicken responded to a 911 call to the residence on KY69 N.

Investigation at the scene revealed that Donna Snell and her husband Samuel W. Snell became involved in a physical altercation. During this altercation Samuel Snell began pushing and hitting his wife Donna Snell. The altercation escalated when Snell took a wire cord and attempted to strangle his wife.


Troopers arrested Snell and lodged him in Muhlenberg County Jail on charges of Attempted Murder and Domestic Violence. Donna Snell suffered only minor injuries.

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