Man arrested for stabbing woman, assaulting another

Man arrested for stabbing woman, assaulting another
Posted on 10/05/2016

A 31-year-old San Bernardino man was arrested after reportedly stabbing a woman, chasing her with a vehicle and ramming another vehicle and assaulting that vehicle’s passenger as the victim pleaded for help.

Redlands Police responded to a report of a stabbing in the 1500 block of Webster Street shortly after 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5. When officers arrived they found the victim, a 31-year-old woman, and the suspect, Jeremy Stan Rice, in the street along with another woman who was also allegedly assaulted by the suspect.

Rice, who is in a relationship with the victim, allegedly stabbed the woman before chasing her down the street in her car as she tried to run away.

When the victim approached an oncoming vehicle for help, the suspect rammed that vehicle before exiting the car he was driving and assaulting the vehicle’s passenger, a 50-year-old woman, with a clay flower pot and his fists.

Both victims were transported to the hospital. The stabbing victim underwent surgery. Her condition is unknown. The passenger in the other vehicle suffered minor injuries.

Rice was arrested for attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.