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Bloomington man arrested for attempted murder in stabbing Oct. 17 


Dekota Collins, a 25-year-old Bloomington man, was arrested Thursday in connection with an attempted murder.  

According to the probable cause affidavit, Collins allegedly entered the residence of a former partner on Oct. 17 and stabbed Cory Pless, a man who was dating Collins’ former partner and was staying at the residence for the night.  

After Collins left the residence, Pless was transported to IU Health Bloomington Hospital.  

Attempted murder is a Level 1 felony in Indiana, which is punishable by 20 to 40 years in prison.

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