An argument between a couple ends with the girlfriend in the hospital and the boyfriend, 49-year-old Warren Chavis of Lafayette, behind bars.

Lafayette Police say it happened Tuesday night around 8:15 p.m. in the 200 block of Woodrow Street. Spokesman Corporal Paul Mouton says Chavis allegedly stabbed the 29-year-old victim multiple times with a knife. She is in the hospital in serious condition. Chavis has been charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder.

Lafayette Police continue to investigate.