Off-duty NY cop stabbed in neck by cousin

Angel Rosario, 64, stabbed the officer with a knife inside the officer's home when he was asked not to smoke marijuana in the house


By Matt McNulty
New York Post

BROOKLYN — An off-duty NYPD officer was stabbed in the neck and face by a cousin after the cop asked the cousin to stop smoking pot in his Brooklyn home, cops said.

Angel Rosario, 64, stabbed the officer with a knife inside the officer’s Bushwick home at about 3 p.m. Friday. The officer was taken to Kings County Hospital in critical condition, cops said.

Rosario, who sources said lived in a basement apartment at the officer’s home, was arrested and charged with attempted murder, cops said.

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