The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Says a New Iberia woman has been arrested after an altercation with her boyfriend yesterday afternoon at a home in the 1500 block of Dehart Drive.

Detectives say a 51-year-old man had a cut to his throat, and police say the girlfriend, 48-year-old Jennifer Boudreaux was responsible for the wound.

Deputies say Boudreaux cut the man's neck with the intent of trying to kill the man while he was using the phone.

Boudreaux was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail, and she was charged with attempted second degree murder.