Delmar Man Charged after Domestic Incident in Bridgeville


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A Delmar man has been arrested after a stabbing that occurred during a domestic incident in Bridgeville early Saturday morning.  Delaware State Police were called to a home on Wilson Farm Road for a break-in and serious assault after the victim’s ex-boyfriend broke into her home and began to assault her with a metal pipe – then grabbed a knife and began stabbing her while she tried to call 9-1-1.  Police arrested 56 year old Daniel King at the home – the victim is in stable condition with serious injuries at a local hospital. King is charged with attempted 1st degree murder, 1st degree burglary and other offenses and is being held at SCI in default of $215,000 cash bond.