Off-duty police officer stabbed by cousin over marijuana disagreement

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BUSHWICK, Brooklyn (PIX11) – An off-duty police officer was stabbed in the neck Friday afternoon after a disagreement with his cousin over marijuana.

Police say the 48-year-old officer confronted his cousin about his smoking habits and asked him to stop.

The two got into an argument in their Bushwick home and the police officer was stabbed in the neck.

The officer underwent emergency surgery Friday night and remains in the hospital.

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  • lisa

    The cuzin needs 2 be charged with attempted murder.he could of killed him.mi prayers & thoughts are with thir off duty officer & family.

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