DOVER, Del. - Dover police have arrested a man accused of stabbing his girlfriend in the arm.
Investigators said the domestic dispute happened Saturday in the 1200 block of Walker Road inside a Liberty Court Apartment.
According to police, 50-year old Calvin Hoskins of Dover was asked by his girlfriend to leave the apartment because he was drunk. Police said Hoskins refused and slapped her. That is when Hoskins got a kitchen knife and tried to stab his girlfriend, according to police. Authorities said a struggle ensued and Hoskins stabbed her in the arm.
The woman was transported to Kent General Hospital for medical treatment.
Hoskins was charged with first-degree assault. Bond information was unavailable.