Bowie County Sheriff's Deputies were called last night to Hooks,    Texas in reference to a stabbing incident.Authorities found an unresponsive  female laying in the floor. Deputies were advised she had been stabbed with syringes filled with an unknown animal tranquilizer. She was airlifted to a local hospital and is said to be in very serious condition.

The suspect was identified as 44 year old Hooks Texas Police Sgt. David Horn. He was arrested and faces charges of Aggravated Assualt, Deadly Conduct, and assualt by contact.

A male family member residing at the residence advised the suspect had assualted the victim and that the suspect also pointed a gun at his head and threatened to shoot him. Another femal lviing at the residence also reported she had been assualted by the suspect and witnessed the other attacks.

The investigation into this incident is continuing today.