A Chattanooga man faces attempted murder charges for attacking a woman and gouging her eyes out.

Chattanooga Police say it happened around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday on Frances Drive.

When they arrived they found the victim lying face down on the ground. Police also found an eyeball lying on the ground next to her.

Police arrested the suspect, Michael Roberson, who was still at the residence.

The woman was taken to the hospital.  Medical staff say the woman was stabbed multiple times and both her eyeballs were out.

Roberson told police he and the woman began arguing. He told police blacked out and doesn't remember what he did.

He is booked at the Hamilton County Jail with a $500,000 bond.

Roberson is scheduled for court in October.