Assault 2nd degree arrest:

Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff’s Sgt. John Inman along with Deputy Josh Scott arrested Christopher A. Asher age 38 of Hawk Creek Rd., London early Thursday morning December 6, 2018 at approximately 4:29 AM. The arrest occurred off Hawk Creek Road approximately 8 miles west of London after deputies were dispatched to a complaint that a male subject had assaulted a female subject there and was threatening to kill her. When deputies arrived at the scene and conducted an investigation they learned that allegedly the male suspect had beaten a female subject, and kicked her in the stomach where she just had surgery and at one point had his 9MM pistol to the back of her head threatening to kill her. Christopher Asher was charged with assault – second-degree – domestic violence; wanton endangerment – first-degree and was lodged in the Laurel County detention center. Photo of accused attached is courtesy of the Laurel County detention center.