BREAKING: Female Officer Stabbed In Neck

A Hartford police officer has been stabbed in the neck.

Hartford, CT - A Hartford police officer was stabbed in the neck Thursday morning.

The officer was responding to a disturbance at around 10:10 a.m. at Spectra Boutique Apartments, 5 Constitution Plaza, according to Hartford Courant.

After the officer arrived, she was stabbed in the neck. Witnesses told the Courant that they saw the officer getting stabbed.

The officer was only identified as a female and her condition has not been released.

UPDATE: The officer is listed in critical condition with life-threatening injuries, and if she survives the injuries are "life altering," according to WFSB.

The suspect has been taken into custody.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the wounded officer.

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lmr111702
lmr111702

Let's begin the prayers for this officer's complete recovery. With Love and prayers from an NYPD Mom

Captain3
Captain3

There must be a special place in hell for those that commit deadly violence on a police officer.

John100j
John100j

Sad.

Silverdriver20
Silverdriver20

This is so sad, saying prayers to this fallen officer for a complete recovery....