NAME: Omar Hernandez Rodas
CHARGE: Attempted murder
DESCRIPTION: 19 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 140 pounds, black hair, brown eyes
THE CASE: Stanislaus County sheriff's investigators suspect that Rodas stabbed his ex-girlfriend's mother in the arm and stomach on Dec. 14 before fleeing the area. The victim suffered wounds that were not life-threatening in the attack at a Crows Landing home. Sheriff's officials said the ex-girlfriend refused to leave with Rodas, so he went to his vehicle, grabbed a knife and chased the mother before stabbing her.
NOTES: Rodas also is known as Omar Hernandez, and he also is wanted on suspicion of attempted murder and burglary in Merced County.
WHOM TO CALL: Police ask anyone with information about Rodas' whereabouts to call CrimeStoppers at 521-4636. Callers can remain anonymous.