Police: Man threatens off-duty Irondequoit Police officer with scissors during robbery attempt | Crime
An off-duty Irondequoit Police officer was injured Tuesday morning when someone tried to rob him.
Greece Police say the officer was walking his dog on Latta Road when an unknown man approached him, threatened him with a pair of scissors and demanded property.
Investigators say the off-duty officer, who is not being named, suffered injuries to his arms and shoulders during a physical altercation with the suspect. The officer’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Police say the suspect might have a facial wound as a result of the altercation.
The suspect is not in custody. Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or 581-4000.