VISALIA, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Two women were attacked with a knife early Tuesday morning according to the Visalia Police Department.

Officers say that at approximately 1:08 a.m., patrol officers responded to a 911 call for service on the 5400 block of west Vassar in Visalia. When officers arrived they located two women that had allegedly been attacked with a knife. Both were transported to a local hospital and are listed in stable condition.

The investigation was taken over by the Violent Crimes unit which resulted in the suspect being identified as 22-year-old Wesley Anderson, according to police.

Police say Anderson was found and taken in custody near Barstow.

Police say if you have any information regarding this incident please contact Detective Kyle Kalender at 559-713-4156 or the Anonymous Tip-Line at 559-713-4738.