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Woman stabs boyfriend in Fountain Valley, says he wanted to die

July 11, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A woman was arrested in Fountain Valley on suspicion of stabbing her boyfriend multiple times.

According to investigators, Lauren Beatriz Pettit, 45, told police she stabbed her 33-year-old boyfriend on Monday because he wanted to die. Authorities did not release any further details.

The victim was taken to a hospital and underwent surgery for his injuries. His condition was not immediately known.

Pettit was arrested for attempted murder and booked into the Orange County Jail.