A man is behind bars, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following a stabbing early Saturday morning.

Authorities say David Daniel Boone, 43, repeatedly stabbed Stephenville resident Christopher Hribar during some type of altercation. The Erath County Sheriff’s Office has not provided details about the incident.

The department issued a short statement Saturday morning stating that Hribar suffered life-threatening injuries with stab wounds to his chest, abdomen, back and leg. 

Hribar was given several units of blood, then care flighted to a Fort Worth hospital.

His current condition is not known.

Meanwhile, Boone is being held at the Erath County Jail awaiting arraignment.