Man Arrested In Corbin After Allegedly Attacking His Mother

Posted at 7:17 AM, Apr 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-29 07:17:16-04

CORBIN, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky State Police arrested a man in Corbin who they say attacked his own mother.

Authorities said they arrested 22-year-old Luke Roark after a brief chase.

Police said they responded Sunday morning to a home on Youngs Creek Road after receiving a 911 call.

Responding troopers said they found the woman, who they said told them Roark attacked her and damaged her home.

Police said Roark had fled into a wooded area but was captured after a brief chase.

Roark faces multiple charges in the case, including domestic violence.