SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield man is behind bars for allegedly stabbing a woman in the abdomen.
Officers charged Demetrio Guerrero Ruvio with assault and menacing. They said he stabbed the woman Friday evening and he’s also suspected of slashing the tires of a car outside the home on 17th Street.
The whole incident worried some nearby residents.
“It was kind of a shock to see the cops there and seeing that sort of thing happen. Like I said, I have two little girls and so it definitely makes me think twice about wanting to move,” said resident Patti Withrow.
The victim was taken to the hospital. Police didn’t know the status of her condition.