CHULA VISTA — Just before 7 a.m. Chula Vista Police arrested 28-year old Brian Rolstad for attempted murder of his wife. The victim was stabbed numerous times. The attack happened about 7:50 p.m. in her home in the 1300 block of Granite Springs Drive in the community of Eastlake.
Officers found the woman with multiple stab wounds, most of them in the upper part of her body. She was taken to a hospital where she was treated for her wounds. At this time she is in stable condition and expected to survive.
Two of the woman's three children were home at the time of the attack. They have been taken into protective custody.
Rolstad was arrested on Center Street in Chula Vista, directly next to the police department. A Chula Vista Police Officer spotted Rolstad sitting in his vehicle and made the arrest.
Rolstad was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of a possible overdose of narcotics.
He is also expected to survive.
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