Off-Duty Officer Stabbed In East Elmhurst, Queens, Police Say

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An off-duty police officer was stabbed in East Elmhurst, Queens on Saturday night.

Police said the 43-year-old officer was stabbed in the arm near 30th Avenue and 94th Street around 9:30 p.m.

He was taken to New York Presbyterian/Queens hospital and is expected to survive.

Police said the suspect is also in the hospital.

No further details were immediately available.

Stick with CBSNewYork.com for more on this developing story.

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