University Of Maryland Honors Slain Bowie State Student With On-Campus Plaza
Five years after Lt. Richard Collins III was stabbed to death, the former HBCU student is being honored at the University of Maryland, College Park.
May 18, 2022 at 10:22 pm
Mere feet away from where Collins passed away, a plaza has been erected to serve as a “permanent reminder” of the senseless violence that cost him his life.
Today is dedication of Lt. Richard Collins III Plaza, to honor his life, legacy. He was stabbed to death, after visiting a friend. Univ Pres Darryl Pines has said: “We must never forget what happened here on our campus. We will continue to honor the life of Lt. Richard Collins.” pic.twitter.com/7CCvBe2eDW— Neal Augenstein (@AugensteinWTOP) May 16, 2022