Three arrested for murder in stabbing death of man


Sept. 13, 2017 – Three people were arrested Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the stabbing death of a man following an altercation Tuesday morning on East Sun Avenue between Alta and Orange streets.

Redlands Police and Paramedics responded to the call of a man down near the intersection of Sun and Orange at about 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12. The victim, 31-year-old Kyle Aaron Williams, was treated by paramedics on scene and transported to a local hospital where he later died.

Investigators believe Williams was stabbed following an altercation. On Wednesday, detectives arrested 57-year-old Richard Yanez; 56-year-old Lucas Jack Gonzalez; and 43-year-old Marty Kruger Olvera. All three men are Redlands residents.

The stabbing death is the first criminal homicide in Redlands in nearly two years, since November 2015.

Anyone with additional information on the incident is asked to contact Sgt. Stephen Crane at (909) 798-7627 or Detective Matthew Friesen at (909) 798-7580.