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NYPD Officer Jumped on Street by 4 Men Who Steal His Gun: Officials

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    4 Men Attack Off-Duty Officer, Steal His Gun: NYPD

    A group of men jumped an off-duty officer in the Bronx Sunday morning, smashing a bottle over his head and stealing his gun, according to the NYPD. Police arrested one suspect but were still searching for the other three Sunday night. Ken Buffa reports.

    (Published Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017)

    An off-duty police officer was jumped by a group of men who smashed a bottle over his head and stole his gun, the NYPD said. 

    The officer was attacked on Carter Avenue in the Mount Hope neighborhood of the Bronx shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday, police said. 

    Four people jumped the officer and struck him on the head with a bottle, police said. The officer suffered a laceration on his head and was hospitalized in stable condition. 

    The officer's odd-duty firearm was stolen and is still missing, according to police. 

    NYPD Officer Assaulted, Gun Stolen: Officials

    [NY] NYPD Officer Assaulted, Gun Stolen: Officials

    An NYPD officer was jumped by a group of four people who smashed a glass bottle over his head and stole his gun, police said. Rana Novini reports.

    (Published Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017)

    One of the four suspects was arrested later on Sunday, but police are still searching for the other three men and the stolen gun. 

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