Celina police are trying to track down the man they say brutally beat up his wife early Friday morning.
43-year-old Mitchell Dale Mullens is on the run after investigators say he attacked his wife, 38-year-old Jessica Mullins, at their home at 125 North Enterprise Street in Celina. Police say while the family was working on a puzzle, the husband jumped up and started punching the victim, kicking her, and dragging her around until she was unconscious. She was taken to the hospital with serious head injuries.
Mitch Mullins is described as 5' 5", 200 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes, driving a white Chevy Suburban. He has tattoos on his shaved head. Police say he has had weapons in the past and has a long criminal history of violence and is on parole from prison.
He is charged with felony domestic violence with more charges expected.
NEWS RELEASE 01/18/2019
On Friday, 1-18-2019 at 12:48 AM Celina Police officers responded to a report of domestic violence at 125 N. Enterprise St. Upon arrival officers found 38-year-old Jessica Mullins badly beaten. An adult child was with her waiting for help.
The investigation revealed that while the family was working on a puzzle that Ms. Mullins’ husband, 43-year-old Mitchell Dale Mullins, suddenly and without provocation brutally attacked his wife. He assaulted her with closed fists and once she was on the ground, he kicked her until she was no longer conscious. During the attack, he held her down to keep her from leaving and dragged her around. Mitchell Mullins then fled the scene. Jessica Mullins was transported by ambulance to a local hospital and then transferred to another medical facility with serious head injuries.
Mitch Mullins is still at large and was last seen driving a white Chevrolet Suburban, unknown license plates. Mullins is described as 5’05”, 200 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes. He is also known to shave his head, which is covered in tattoos. Mullins is a dangerous man, known to act impulsively and violently towards anyone. He has had weapons in the past, however, it is not known if he is currently armed. He has a lengthy criminal history of violence with a prison record. He is currently on parole from prison and is wanted by the Ohio Adult Parole Authority as a result of this incident.
Charges have been filed against Mitchell Dale Mullins for Domestic Violence, a felony of the third degree. The case is currently under review by the Mercer County Prosecutor, Matthew K. Fox for possible additional charges.
If you see Mitch Mullins – do not approach – do not attempt to apprehend him – contact your local law enforcement immediately.