Geismar man arrested in Sunday night stabbing that left one in critical condition

GEISMAR, LA (WAFB) - A man from Geismar has been arrested following a reported argument on Sunday night that left one man in critical condition following an alleged stabbing.

Robert Gonzalez, 29, was arrested on Sunday, March 26 after allegedly stabbing another man following an argument. That man is currently in critical condition.

According to Chief Deputy Bobby Webre, deputies received the initial call just before 10 p.m. that a male victim suffering from a stab wound to the upper chest was being treated at a local hospital after having an argument with Gonzalez. The argument reportedly happened earlier in the night on Deck Blvd. in Geismar.

During the course of the investigation, detectives spoke with Gonzalez, who reportedly said the two were involved in an argument and he stabbed the victim. Gonzalez is charged with attempted second degree murder and aggravated assault.

He was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail where no bond has currently been set.

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