MURPHY, CHEROKEE COUNTY (WRCB) - A Murphy, North Carolina man is behind bars for attacking someone with hammer.

Authorities were called a home on Brasstown Road, last Thursday.

They say Harry Hogan had broken into the home with a hammer, then attacked the homeowner.

When deputies ordered Hogan to put down the hammer, he refused.

They had to taser him to get him to comply.

Hogan faces several charges, including felony burglary and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.