A New Iberia man arrested Sunday night is accused of cutting a 25-year-old woman several times on her head and neck area after she resisted his attempt to rob her of cash, according to the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities said Danny Thompson, 55, of the 700 block of West Main Street, also unsuccessfully tried to steal the woman’s car from the 500 block of Grand Pré Boulevard, according to a news release.

Thompson was apprehended shortly after the 11 p.m. incident and was booked on counts of attempted first-degree murder, armed robbery, attempted aggravated kidnapping, attempted carjacking and aggravated burglary.

He remained in the Iberia Parish jail on Monday afternoon in lieu of $505,000 bail.