Updated 1 year ago
Police in Boyle County are investigating after they say a grandson stabbed his grandfather in the neck and back Friday afternoon.
The incident happened at about 2 p.m. at home on Goggin Road in Danville. Police say Harold Long, 88, was taken to UK Hospital with injuries that could be life-threatening after being assaulted by his grandson, Charles Vanhook, 37, during an altercation.
Vanhook was taken into custody without incident and is charged with attempted murder and kidnapping. He is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center.
Police have not said what may have provoked the incident.