NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for suspects accused in an attack on an off-duty police officer in the Bronx.
The incident happened just after 11 a.m. on Monday at Bryant and Lafayette avenues in Hunts Point.READ MORE: Brian Laundrie's Remains Found In Florida Nature Reserve, Officials Say
Sources told CBS2 the officer was hit with a baseball bat.READ MORE: Man Taken Into Custody After Shooting Just Steps Away From Bronx School
Investigators are now looking for as many as six suspects.
The officer was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, where he was said to be in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Paterson Youth Football Team Gets $10,000 Gift From New York Giants, Dunkin' Donuts
There was no word on the extent of his injuries.