Police: Officer hospitalized after being attacked with knife

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BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) – Authorities say a police officer has been stabbed in a Birmingham suburb.

Al.com reports that the Bessemer officer was hospitalized Sunday night after suffering a couple of stab wounds.

The news site reports that the officer was conscious and in stable condition. Lt. Christian Clemons says the officer was responding to a noise disturbance in a Bessemer neighborhood.

Clemons says a woman at the residence became belligerent and stabbed the officer with a knife. The woman was taken into custody.

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12/6/2021 7:08:23 AM (GMT -6:00)

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