Neb. officer stabbed multiple times, suspect arrested

Officer was called on near a convenience store Thursday and told of a man trespassing


By PoliceOne Staff

OMAHA, Neb. — An Omaha officer is in serious condition after being stabbed by a suspect while investigating a disturbance.

WOWT reports the officer was called on near a convenience store Thursday and told of a man trespassing.

The officer approached 29-year-old Gary Jackson and was stabbed multiple times.

A second officer arrested Jackson. The injured officer was transported to a local hospital and is in serious but stable condition.

Jackson has been charged with attempted murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony.   

Jackson was released a year early from jail last September on an attempted robbery sentence, according to KETV

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