City Council Member Allegedly Attacked

A Southeastern Kentucky city council member is allegedly attacked.

Cumberland police say 70 year old Donald Ison was arrested Thursday night after an altercation with Councilman Eugene Stagnolia following Thursday night's Cumberland City Council meeting. Ison faces fourth degree assault charges and was released from jail. Court officials say he will be arraigned in Harlan District Court on March 19th.

Stagnolia had no comment on the incident.