Wilmington man accused in stabbing

October 12, 2008 1:55:01 PM PDT
Wilmington police say a man stabbed another man who bumped into his motorcycle outside a bar on Newport Gap Pike. Forty-two-year-old Matthew McCollum of Wilmington is charged with second-degree assault and other offenses. He's being held in the Howard Young Prison.

Police say the incident happened about 9:30 p.m. Saturday outside of Rox's Bar and Grill. Officers say McCollum began yelling at a man who bumped into his motorcycle, who then walked across the street to a bank parking lot.

Police say McCollum following the man and beat him. McCollum allegedly stabbed the man twice before leaving with the other assailants. He was arrested on Kirkwood Highway.

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Information from: WDEL-AM, http://www.wdel.com/

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