Off-duty Philadelphia police officer stabbed in home burglary

Watch report from Action News
April 11, 2014 8:40:53 PM PDT
An off-duty Philadelphia police officer was stabbed during a home burglary in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia on Friday afternoon.

It happened at 12:45 p.m. in the 1000 block of South 54th Street.

Police say the female officer was stabbed in her right arm and taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in stable condition.

The officer's name has not been released.

Police say a 30-year-old man has been taken into custody in connection with this incident.