Michelle who divorced Terrence Howard in May but hooked up with him again recently ... took a trip with Terrence and several of his family members to Costa Rica last week. Sources say an argument erupted and she claims Terrence beat her up.
We've learned Terrence claims Michelle maced him, his adult daughter and another family member. Police were called and reports were taken.
DMK411 Called Terrence who denied the allegation and said she made up the story,but we managed to speak to Her Sister who said she came back home with a bruised face.
Also she told us Michelle is going to court in an attempt to get a restraining order ... forcing Terrence to stay clear of her.We will keep you posted as the story develops.