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Officer Stable After Being Stabbed in Chest

Officer Stable After Being Stabbed in Chest

The Star-Leger via YellowBrix

June 06, 2011

CAMDEN — A veteran police officer was stabbed in the chest trying to break up a fight on a city street corner, according to a report by the Gloucester County Times.

The officer, a 14-year veteran of the force, was in critical but stable condition Sunday at Cooper University Hospital. A spokesman for Camden Count Prosecutor Warren W. Faulk did not disclose the officer’s name, citing consideration for his family.

Two Camden men are charged in connection with the altercation. One is charged with attempted murder and weapons offenses. The other is charged with obstructing justice and resisting arrest. Both were being held Sunday in the Camden County Jail.

The Camden officer, who was in full uniform and wearing a reflective traffic vest, tried to intervene in the fight. The officer grabbed one of the men from behind. It is alleged that the man spun around and stabbed the officer in the left side of the chest.

The officer was assigned to work a traffic post at Broadway and Mickle Boulevard as the crowd left a concert at the Susquehanna Center Saturday night


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    djs2v

    about 3 years ago

    5628 Comments

    Prayers for a speedy recovery!

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    Gombino

    about 3 years ago

    2658 Comments

    Bump USLawman.

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    USLawman1983

    about 3 years ago

    1572 Comments

    Speedy recovery, brother. Hope justice gets served on this case.

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    DonnaLynn

    about 3 years ago

    10610 Comments

    Prayers for a full and speedy recovery.

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    DDemlong

    about 3 years ago

    2238 Comments

    States he was wearing a reflective vest, but how about his bullet vest. Granted they arent stab resistant I would like to know. Either way, get well soon.

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    DiamondsnPearls

    about 3 years ago

    3026 Comments

    best wishes my thoughts and prayers for a full and speedy recovery

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    Irishcop1961

    about 3 years ago

    50482 Comments

    Prayers for a full and speedy recovery.

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    IowaNinersFan

    about 3 years ago

    20778 Comments

    Speedy recovery to the Officer.

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    wiseass0282

    about 3 years ago

    10984 Comments

    Speedy and full recover to the Officer. Max jail time to the turd that stuck him.

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    Robocop33

    about 3 years ago

    14618 Comments

    Praying for a complete recovery for our brother. God Bless Bro.

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    36TR

    about 3 years ago

    7620 Comments

    Prayers for a speedy and full recovery!!

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    rhood

    about 3 years ago

    23592 Comments

    Best wishes for a full recovery.

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