Off-Duty Officer Stabbed in Whittier Home Invasion - NBC Southern California

Off-Duty Officer Stabbed in Whittier Home Invasion

The attack happened in the 6400 block of Pioneer Boulevard.



    An off-duty law enforcement officer was hurt Wednesday during a home-invasion robbery in Whittier, authorities said.

    The attack happened about 3:20 p.m. in the 5400 block of Pioneer Boulevard in a condominium community, and the person or people suspected of carrying out the robbery and subsequent stabbing are at large.

    A suspect description was not immediately available.

    About a half block of Pioneer Boulevard south of Beverly Boulevard is closed during the investigation.

    A watch commander at the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Whittier Substation could not reveal which agency the injured officer works for or the officer’s condition.

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