Dorchester Co. man arrested in connection to stabbing incident

RHODESDALE, Md. – A Dorchester County man was arrested late last week after he allegedly stabbed a woman in her yard.

According to police, the incident happened on Friday at 4805 East New Market- Rhodesdale Road. The female resident reported that she noticed a man, later identified as 60-year-old Robert Collier, standing in her yard. When she went outside to confront him, he pulled out a knife and slashed her across her abdomen.

The victim was treated and released at Dorchester General Hospital.

Collier was arrested and charged with second degree assault, first degree assault, trespassing, and reckless endangerment. He was initially held on $5,000 bond.

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