DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — A man is behind bars after stabbing his girlfriend in Delray Beach Wednesday afternoon.
Officers responded to a disturbance at 4:25 a.m. in the 500 block of NW 51st Avenue and found the woman injured with multiple stab wounds.
The victim's boyfriend, 36-year-old Jonathan Mascola, was arrested and charged with attempted murder with a weapon.
Delray Beach police said Mascola is also charged with assaulting a 77-year old man who is renting a room at the home.
Police learned the couple was using narcotics before the crime.
The victim was taken to a local hospital. Her condition is unknown.