ODESSA - The man wanted for stabbing his girlfriend in Fort Stockton on Halloween is behind bars in Ector County.
Deputies and U.S. Marshals arrested 34-year-old Michael Benavidez on Thursday afternoon in the South Ranchito Estates.
According to Fort Stockton Police, Benavidez stabbed 37-year-old Flora Linda Valenzuela multiple times at a home on west eighth on Halloween morning.
A warrant was issued for arrest.
Benavidez was also wanted on an outstanding warrant in Ector County for assault.