Man arrested after stabbing girlfriend, assaulting roommate in Delray Beach

Delray Beach police try to attack a growing problem of two feuding families
Posted at 11:16 PM, Jun 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-23 23:19:50-04

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.