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.


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

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