The entrance to a gendarmerie barracks.
E. Frisullo / 20 Minutes
The man, suspected of attempted murder, should be referred to the prosecution on Monday.
Saturday evening, a woman was seriously injured with a stabbing weapon in Tassin-la-Demi-Lune, near Lyon.
the victim was attacked with a knife by his companion around 11 p.m.
When the emergency services and the gendarmerie arrived at the couple's home on avenue de la République, they discovered the woman bleeding.
Medicated on site, she was transported to hospital in a condition deemed serious, but without her life being threatened, according to the regional daily.
His companion, already known to the police for other facts, was taken into custody on Saturday evening.
He was interviewed by the gendarmes on Sunday.
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