Police: Man stabbed while protecting woman in Rock Hill

Updated:

Officers arrested Marcus Hardrick in connection with the stabbing.

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Rock Hill police said a man was stabbed during a fight at a hotel overnight.

Police said the victim was defending another woman after a stranger inappropriately touched her at the Executive Inn on North Anderson Road.

The victim told police that man then pulled out a box cutter and stabbed him.
        
Officers arrested Marcus Hardrick in connection with the stabbing.

The victim is expected to be OK.

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