Alfred K. Hyatt Jr. booking photo
October 05 about 6:17 p.m. the LCSO responded to an address in Ludlow regarding a reported felony assault. Investigation shows alleged victim being a mentally disabled man that was at home with the mother’s boyfriend when an argument took place between the 2 men. Allegedly the suspect made a racial slur and the victim punched the suspect. The suspect reportedly then took a pot of boiling water and splashed it on the victim. The victim received at least 2nd degree burns and was transported by ambulance to Hedrick Medical Center for treatment and was referred to the KU Burn Center for additional treatment.
The LCSO arrested Alfred K. Hyatt Jr., 57, Ludlow for the alleged 2nd degree assault. Mr. Hyatt was transferred to the Daviess Dekalb County Regional Jail pending formal charge(s) being filed in Livingston County Associate Court.
Sheriff Steve Cox
Reminder that all persons are innocent unless and until proven guilty in a Court of law.