A convicted felon wanted for assaulting his wife last month in Williamson County is now behind bars.
Franklin Horton, 44, was arrested Sunday night in Jefferson County in east Tennessee. He was returned to Williamson County Monday night and booked into jail for domestic assault.
Police say Horton attacked his wife at their home on Downs Boulevard on the evening of November 30. Neighbors called police. Horton's wife required hospitalization for her injuries.
Horton, a convicted felon with a history of assault and weapon charges, is being held in the Williamson County jail on $50,000 bond.
He is due in court January 1, 2014.
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