A Broward man was arrested after authorities say he repeatedly stabbed his friend over a $5 wager.
Anthony Lemar Mells, 51, was arrested on a premeditated attempted murder charge Sunday.
He was ordered held without bond Monday during a court appearance before Broward Judge John Hurley.
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According to the arrest report read by Hurley, Mells and the victim, who have known each other for several years, got into an argument over a $5 wager. Mells stabbed the victim several times, Hurley said.
Mells' attorney said he used the knife in self defense. The victim's identity and condition were unknown.