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Prosecutor files charges in assault with ax at Champion park

Jade Scofield is charged with felonious assault and vandalism

CHAMPION, Ohio (WYTV) - The prosecutor's office has filed charges against a woman accused of hitting her boyfriend with an ax at Willow Lake Park in Champion.

Jade Scofield is charged with felonious assault and vandalism charges, according to court records. 

Scofield is accused of hitting her boyfriend in the head with the ax around 9 p.m. Friday. 

Witnesses said the two had been fighting before the assault. 

The victim was unconscious but breathing when paramedics arrived.

Scofield was taken in for questioning and later to a mental health institution. 


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