HAMILTON, Ala. (WHNT) — A Hamilton police officer is recovering in a Mississippi hospital after being stabbed multiple times Friday night, according to our news partners at Al.com.
They are reporting Officer Eric Zills underwent surgery Saturday at a Tupelo hospital after being stabbed in the back of his head and upper left arm.
The article reports Zills was watching an intersection about 9 p.m. when Terrance Edwards of Hamilton approached him.
According to the article, the officer got out of his car and Edwards jumped him.
The officer should recover from his injuries.