Kentucky man accused of hitting son in head with claw hammer
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 (http://bit.ly/1TGOvH3) 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
100 Television Lane
Paducah, KY 42003