A Magoffin Co man was arrested Wednesday after being indicted on 2nd degree assault, after allegedly beat his wife with a metal bar.
Carl Fletcher, 68, was booked into the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center Wednesday around 1 PM.
Police say he violated 2 Kentucky protective orders when he went to his wife’s house on December 16, 2018 even though she and their granddaughter have active EPO’s against him.
Fletcher’s wife claims he caused her multiple injuries when he hit her several times with a metal bar.
At last report, Fletcher was still lodged in the BSRDC and is expected to appear in court on June 7th for arraignment.