Metro transit officer stabbed at Seattle bus stop

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SEATTLE (AP) -- Police say a Metro transit officer who went to awaken a man sleeping at a Seattle bus shelter Friday was stabbed in the shoulder.

The King County officer also suffered a cut on his hand and was treated at a hospital.

KIRO-TV reports the officer was able to hold the suspect at gunpoint until police arrived. They recovered two knives at the scene, in the Wallingford neighborhood.

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Information from: KIRO-TV, htthttp://www.kirotv.com/index.html