Authorities in Lee County have a man in jail charged with a home invasion, a suspect they’ve been looking for for 18 months.    

Verlance D. Hughes, 31, was arrested in Mason County, Kentucky on warrants out of Lee County.   Hughes is charged in a late night home invasion on August 2016 in which the victims were pistol whipped and shocked with a stun gun.  

A second defendant in the case, Marcus Evans is serving a four year sentence at the Lincoln Correctional Center for charges related to the case.