ABILENE, Texas -

Abilene police arrested a man after he stabbed his roommate multiple times on Saturday.

According to police, Christopher James Massey, 21, of Abilene, was arrested after he stabbed his roommate -- at a drug and alcohol halfway house -- three times in the abdomen. The victim was taken to Hendrick Medical Center and his injuries were determined to be non-life threatening.

Police completed an emergency protective order for the victim after they gave a statement and wishes to press charges.

Massey was charged with the 2nd degree felony for aggravated assault, family violence. He is being held at the Taylor County Jail on a $35,000 bond.