Biloxi man charged 4 days after woman stabbed in neck

Robert Anthony Moore (Photo source: Biloxi Police Dept.)
Robert Anthony Moore (Photo source: Biloxi Police Dept.)

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - A woman who was savagely stabbed in the neck Sunday is healing, and now police have arrested the man suspected of attacking her.

Thursday, Biloxi Police arrested Robert Anthony Moore, 37, and charged him with aggravated assault. Moore is accused of stabbing June B. Nelson, 48, multiple times.

Officers were called to a home on Keller Avenue Sunday afternoon, where they found Nelson bleeding in the front yard. She was taken to USA Medical Center in Mobile in critical condition. Nelson's condition has since improved.

Moore is being held at Harrison County Adult Detention Center on a $50,000 cash bond set by Judge Strong.

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