The Weld County Sheriff's Office is commending a Hudson woman's neighbors who came to her aid as she was being attacked at her home by a man yesterday morning. While some of the citizens called authorities to get help for the woman who had been stabbed multiple times, others restrained the suspect.

The woman was airlifted to Denver Health in critical condition. The suspect was taken to a hospital by ambulance to be treated for injuries he received when residents hit him with gardening equipment in an attempt to subdue him. The suspect has been identified as 41-year-old Johnny Cordova. Cordova will be taken to the Weld County Jail after receiving medical treatment;

Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is asked to call the Weld County Sheriff’s Office at 970-356-4015 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or 1-800-444-3776. Tips can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Crime Stoppers.

Source: WCSO Press Release