Correction officer reportedly attacked on Rikers Island


A correction officer was bashed on the head during an attempted stabbing at Rikers Island early Thursday, according to a report.

The officer was hit with a wooden object, the president of the Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association, Elias Husamudeen, told WPIX.

He was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said.

Additional details about incident was not immediately disclosed.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here