A man faces charges for attacking his ex-girlfriend with a box cutter, according to West Haven police.
Police said they arrested 45-year-old Arthur Glen Mabry of New Haven.
They were called to a home on Glade Street around 8 p.m. on Saturday.
Police said they learned that a woman had been sliced in the abdomen with a box cutter.
She was brought to an area hospital for emergency treatment.
A description of Mabry was given to police by the victim, who told them that the suspect was her ex-boyfriend.
Officers said they found the suspect walking a short distance away from the scene of the crime.
As they approached, they said they saw him throw the box cutter onto the pavement.
Mabry was charged with first-degree assault, violation of a protective order, burglary and criminal mischief.
His bond was set at $150,000.
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