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Hardeeville man charged in fatal stabbing

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Michael Hightower (Source: Ridgeland police) Michael Hightower (Source: Ridgeland police)
April Marie Little (Source: Ridgeland police) April Marie Little (Source: Ridgeland police)
HARDEEVILLE, SC (WTOC) -

A Hardeeville man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with an attempted armed robbery Wednesday night on North Railroad Avenue. 

Michael Hightower, 37, was arrested and charged with murder in the death of Christopher Thomas, 20, of Ridgeland, according to Ridgeland police.

A second victim, Albert Collins, of Hardeeville, was flown to Memorial Medical Center in Savannah and treated for stab wounds. 

Ridgeland police served two arrest warrants for April Marie Little, 26, of Ridgeland, in connection with Collins' attempted murder and attempted armed robbery. 

Hightower and Little are in the Jasper County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing from a Circuit Court Judge.  

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