Kentucky man accused of throwing Christmas ham

David D. Brannon 21 was arrested Sunday and charged with assault and fleeing or evading police on foot

David D. Brannon 21 was arrested Sunday and charged with assault and fleeing or evading police on foot

Deputies were called to a home in Lauren County, Ky.

After investigating, deputies learned a family was arguing over which day to have Christmas dinner.

Police were alerted to the domestic dispute and arrested the Kentucky man almost 3 kilomtres from his house after he fled the scene.

Brannon was arrested on Sunday night after he allegedly threw ham at his partner.

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Investigators determined there was an argument over which day the family was going to have Christmas dinner when Brannon began throwing items at a woman including the ham. Officials say that David D. Brannon attempted to flee when deputies arrived.

His relationship to his alleged victim is unclear, with Brannon now spending part of the Christmas holiday behind bars at Laurel County Detention Center.

Several items were scattered across the kitchen floor, the sheriff's office said.

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