LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - A London man is behind bars facing assault charges.
It happened about 12:30 Friday afternoon.
Deputies with the Laurel County sheriff's Department tell us 32 year old Stephen Eversole hit a man in the face with brass knuckles at a home on Bray Road just west on London.
Police say the victim had several injuries, including multiple breaks in the his skull and cuts on his face.
Eversole was arrested and charged with first degree assault and intimidating a participant in the legal process.
He is being held in the Laurel County Jail.