2newcw11 thefan-am1090seattle-logo-fina2l
SUBWAY BEAST MODE CHALLENGE 2014 | Sign up for our 3.5-mile adventure run | INFO |

News

Seattle Transit Officer Stabbed After Trying To Wake Up Passenger

View Comments
Stock image of ambulance. (Credit: David Dermer/Getty Images)

Stock image of ambulance. (Credit: David Dermer/Getty Images)

News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

SEATTLE (AP) — The King County sheriff’s office says a Metro transit officer who was stabbed Friday at a Seattle bus shelter has been released from Harborview Medical Center.

Spokeswoman Cindi West says the sergeant will recover.

The officer who went to awaken a sleeping man was stabbed in the shoulder and also suffered a cut hand.

The officer held the suspect at gunpoint until police arrived. They recovered two knives at the scene, in the Wallingford neighborhood.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus