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All Sides with Ann Fisher

Escaping Domestic Violence

Tragedy struck on 5:00 AM in the morning on Wednesday, July 6th, in Columbus, Ohio when Jennifer Blake was killed by her husband, Jack Blake Jr. How could this scenario have been prevented? Today, we’ll talk about escaping from domestic abuse before it’s too late- what makes it difficult, and what makes it possible. That’s next on All Sides with Ann Fisher, 89-seven NPR News.


  • Zach Scott (Franklin County Sheriff)
  • Anne Murray (Domestic Violence Director, Columbus City Attorney’s Office)
  • Amy Bonomi (OSU Associate Professor Human Development and Family Science)
  • Sharon McCloy-Reichard (Executive Director of CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence)

If you find yourself in need of help from domestic abuse, CHOICES is a service you can use...

The HOTLINE Number is 614-224-4663.

If you are interested in volunteering, the administrative number is 614-224-7200.