Woman stabbed in Moline

Originally Posted Online: April 05, 2014, 10:44 pm
Last Updated: April 05, 2014, 11:48 pm
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By Laura Anderson Shaw,

MOLINE -- One woman was taken to the hospital Saturday morning after she was stabbed.

According to Moline police, a 38-year-old woman was stabbed at least twice in the neck and chest Saturday about 10 a.m. in the area of 8th Street and 20th Avenue.

Police said Saturday night that they believe the incident was a domestic dispute.

The woman was taken to UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Her name is not being released.

After police released a vehicle description, Charles Christopher Gore, 47, no address available, was arrested in Iowa in connection with the incident, police said.

Mr. Gore was being held on an interstate detainer in the Scott County Jail on Saturday night on a $500,000 bond.

No other information was available Saturday night.


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1889 — 125 years ago: The Rock Island Arsenal dam was being constructed under the supervision of Charles Frances, of Lowell, Mass.
1914 — 100 years ago: Mrs. Frank Mixer, of Rock Island, was the winner of the final preliminary for the women's handicap golf cup at Rock Island arsenal links.
1939 — 75 years ago: Sixteen hundred persons — many from war-fearful Europe — arrived in New York aboard the German liner Bremen. For two days on the trip, passengers were cut off from the world with both incoming and outgoing radio messages banned.
1964 — 50 years ago: Police reported five youths have been involved in the theft of about seven cars in recent weeks. Three of the youths were arrested Saturday afternoon, one was in custody as the result of a previous arrest, and the fifth is expected to be arrested today.
1989 — 25 years ago: The Rock Island/Milan School Board is asking the city to tear down Franklin School and allow the school district to pay back the estimated $100,00 cost during 10 years.

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