A Lafayette man is facing attempted murder charges after what police are calling a domestic incident.
According to Lafayette police, the incident happened in the 800 block of the NW Evangeline Thruway.
That is where 57-year-old Ernest Trahan allegedly beat someone with a heavy object. The victim was transported to a local hospital.
Due to the extent of the victim's injuries, Trahan was arrested and booked on charges of attempted first degree murder and false imprisonment.
His bond is set at $125,000.