A Saturday morning argument between roommates led to one person being hospitalized and the other incarcerated. The incident happened just after 8:00 am in the 2300 block of South Highway 13.
The investigation has revealed that two male roommates were involved in an argument. During the argument, one of the subjects armed himself with a large knife. The victim received multiple stab wounds. He was transported to a local hospital and underwent surgery to repair the damage to his back and arm area.
Deputies arrested Joseph A. Simon, 47, of Kaplan. Simon has been charged with one count of Attempted 2nd Murder. He has been booked into the Acadia Parish Jail.