Two arrested in Harrington after man stabbed in the face with a fork

HARRINGTON — Dorothy C. Harris, 43, and Curtis W. Collick, 44, of the 300 block of Central Park Drive in Harrington were arrested March 18 by the Harrington Police Department, according to Captain Kenny Brode.

While on patrol at 7:12 p.m., police were called to a residence in the 300 block of Central Park Drive for a report of a domestic dispute in progress. Police arrived and contacted both Harris and Collick. They found both to be suffering from minor facial and head injuries. Police determined that both subjects resided in the residence and both had been arguing.

During the course of the argument, Collick assaulted Harris by banging her head on a table. Harris stabbed Collick in the face with a fork. Both were treated by EMS on the scene but refused transport to a local hospital. Both were, however, transported to the Harrington Police Department for processing.

Harris was charged with assault in the second degree and Collick was charged with assault in the third degree. Harris also had an active capias out of Kent County Court of Common Pleas for failure to appear for a case review. Both were arraigned at Justice of the Peace Court 7. Harris was given a $2,500 unsecured bond for the assault — second charge — but was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institute in default of $600 secured bond for the Capias. Collick was issued a $300 unsecured bond and released.

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