ABILENE, Texas -

Authorities have two people in custody as they investigate the assault of a man in Trent Friday afternoon.

The assault happened about 3:30 at a residence on South Main street.  When sheriff's deputies arrived at the scene the suspects were leaving and deputies followed them.  They stopped the truck carrying three men in Abilene just off FM 600.

Taylor County sheriff's deputies questioned the men and ended up charging two of them with assault.  Authorities say the men may also face other charges.