Police: Man assaults officer during arrest at Lexington restaurant

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A police officer suffered minor injuries after an incident at a Lexington restaurant tonight.

Police say Bernard Hamilton showed what appeared to be a gun after becoming disorderly at the Carino's near Fayette Mall.

When an officer tried to arrest him, we're told he resisted and assaulted the officer.

Hamilton is charged with alcohol intoxication, carrying and concealing a deadly weapon and assault on a police officer.

Police say they did find a gun on him.

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