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Officials: Kentucky man beats mom with her metal cane

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GREENVILLE, KY (WFIE) -

A Kentucky man is charged with assault after police responded to a domestic violence call Saturday night.

Authorities tell us that 48-year-old Steven Hendrix knocked his elderly mother down and beat her with her metal cane.

Officials believe Hendrix was under the influence of drugs during the assault.

The Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Deputies and Powderly Police found a small bag of suspected meth and other drug paraphernalia.

In addition to the assault charge, Hendrix is also being charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.

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