LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A man faces charges after police say he assaulted his girlfriend's 9-year-old son.
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office arrested 44-year-old Paul Gray Friday afternoon.
Deputies say when they were called to a home on Highway 1223, Gray was in the driveway and intoxicated.
They say Gray had yanked the child's arm, and pushed him onto the ground.
Deputies say the child had bruises and a knot on his head. He went to a hospital for treatment.
Police charged Gray with assault, disorderly conduct, and alcohol intoxication.