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Protesters call for justice for slain Bowie State student

Protesters call for justice for slain Bowie State student

Dozens of protesters braved rain and wind in Columbia Sunday to call for justice for slain Bowie State University student Richard W. Collins III.

Collins, a 23-year-old business administration student commissioned this month as a second lieutenant in the Army, was stabbed to death at the University of Maryland, College Park on May 20 in an attack authorities are investigating as a potential hate crime.

Sean Christopher Urbanski, a 22-year-old University of Maryland student from Severna Park, has been charged with first- and second-degree murder. He is being held without bail.

The rally attracted more than 50 people near the entrance to the Mall in Columbia. It was...

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