ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested an Elizabethtown man on a felony charge that he struck his adult son in the head with a claw hammer.
The News-Enterprise reports 63-year-old David Byron Fultz was charged Saturday with second-degree assault and alcohol intoxication in a public place.
Elizabethtown police responded to an apartment complex Friday night. According to an arrest citation, the son was knocked unconscious and had a laceration that required three staples to close. He was airlifted to University Hospital in Louisville.
Fultz is being held in the Hardin County Detention Center.