An Evansville man is in jail after holding his girlfriend at knife-point.
According to Evansville Police, officers were initially called to the 400 block of East Franklin street around 5:00 Thursday evening for a shots fired call.
When they arrived they spoke with the victim who claims her boyfriend, 37-year old Adam Leigh Royal had beat her and then held a knife to her neck.
Officers on scene noticed a cut to the victims neck.
Royal is being held in the Vanderburgh County Jail on charges including intimidation involving a deadly weapon, and dealing synthetic drugs.
Meanwhile the girlfriend is also facing drug possession charges stemming from the incident.