07/29/2014

Nev. officer stabbed, suspect killed

Police approached a suspicious man on a bicycle early in the morning when the incident occurred

By PoliceOne Staff

HENDERSON, Nev. — An officer was stabbed and a suspect was shot to death Tuesday in Nevada.

According to ABC 13, police approached a suspicious man on a bicycle early in the morning when the incident occurred.

One officer was stabbed twice in the hip and thigh area.

He and a second officer then opened fire on the suspect, killing him.

The injured cop was transported to a local hospital and is expected to recover.

Both officers involved in the incident and the suspect have yet to be identified. 

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