Fox Memphis 13 reporter Scott Madaus was arrested Saturday night on a domestic assault charge after an argument with his wife, police said.
Photo: Shelby County Sheriff’s Office
Photo: Shelby County Sheriff’s Office

FOX Memphis reporter arrested on domestic assault charges

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Scott Madaus was arrested Saturday night after his wife called 9-1-1 during an argument that appeared to escalate.

According to the police report, Madaus’ wife told officers the couple had been fighting and Madaus tried to stop her from leaving their home.

The report also said police took two handguns from Madaus during the arrest.

He bonded out of jail and is due in court Monday morning. 

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