Off-duty Corrections officer in stable condition after being shot
An off-duty Corrections officer was in stable condition Tuesday and recovering from surgery after being shot through the abdomen on Monday night, officials said.
The 28-year-old unnamed officer, who has worked at Rikers Island since last year, was shot in the stomach just before 11 p.m. Monday outside the USA Diner in Rosedale, police said. EMS workers rushed her to Jamaica Hospital.
Cops were still investigating the incident Tuesday and said no arrests had been made. They were reportedly searching for the officer’s boyfriend.