On Monday at 10:12 p.m., Officers of the Orange Police Department were dispatched to the 2300 block of Riverside Drive in reference to an assault.

They arrived at 10:17 p.m. and found a 40 year old male resident of Orange lying near the roadway. He suffered from several stab wounds and lacerations.

He was transported by Acadian Ambulance to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. and is in stable condition.

The assault is under investigation by the Detective Division of the Orange Police Department.