Laurel County Sheriff John Root says a man is facing charges after he allegedly hit a woman in the head with a cane. Deputies were called out to a home on Roy Black Road where an argument had taken place between 66 year old James Johnson and a woman. During the altercation Johnson reportedly picked up a walking cane and hit her cutting her head. When deputies arrested Johnson, they say he refused to get into the police cruiser. As they were physically put him in he kicked an officer. In addition to a domestic violence charge, he also faces assault on a police officer and resisting arrest. He was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.