GREENFIELD, Calif -

A Greenfield woman was arrested Sunday evening in charges that she tried to stab a man to death on the 600 block of Apple Avenue.

Police said the victim was stabbed several times in the back and was flown to a bay area hospital for treatment of his injuries.

The suspect, Christal Gail Ortiz, was arrested and booked into the Monterey County Jail for attempted murder. 

This investigation is on-going and anyone having additional information related to this case is asked to contact Detective Rey Medeles at (831) 760-6277 or contact We Tip anonymous hot-line at (800)782-7463.