Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, September 18, 2012.
Elisha J. Melton, 32, Pattonsburg, was arrested Sept. 12 for assault second degree, class C felony. Melton allegedly assaulted Clay Leslie Bell at 210 North Highway 13, Coffey, by striking him in the left jaw with a closed fist. The victim suffered a fractured jaw. Melton posted $50,000 bond.