A Longview man is facing felony stalking charges for attempting to assault his former girlfriend after she was released from the hospital from a previous beating. 33 year old, Chad Steven Wells was arrested Tuesday. Police say Wells beat the victim that morning, breaking four of her ribs and sending her to the hospital. Wells returned to the apartment after she was released, and allegedly threatened to kill her. Wells is out of jail on bond, but under a judge's order to stay away from the victim , or face more charges.