Woman stabbed multiple times, man arrested

Woman stabbed multiple times, man arrested
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SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A woman was stabbed in Sharp County early Thursday morning.

Sheriff Mark Counts stated in a news release that a 911 call about the stabbing was received around 1:12 a.m.

It happened at a residence on Red Barn Road north of Cave City.

According to the sheriff, a 33-year-old woman was stabbed multiple times and transported by ambulance to an area hospital. Her name and condition were not released.

Bobby Collins, 46, of Cave City was arrested and taken to the Sharp County Jail where he is awaiting the filing of formal charges.

Collins told officers he stabbed the woman and there had been an "ongoing domestic situation between the two," Counts stated.

Cave City police and Spring River Ambulance also responded to the stabbing.

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