Passaic cop stabbed

Posted at 10:21 PM, Apr 22, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-23 10:40:50-04

Fort Benning Fire

A Passaic cop was stabbed during a violent struggle, sources say.

Police responded to a call at a Monroe Street apartment building involving a person being threatened by a neighbor.

One of the responding officers was stabbed in the shoulder by one of the subjects in the dispute.

The suspect was shot during the struggle. It is unclear if he was shot by police or an outside party.

Both were taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson.

The officer is listed in stable condition.