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Police: Stabbing victim punched officer who tried to help him

Posted at: 02/04/2013 12:53 PM

A stabbing victim is under arrest after police say he punched a police officer who tried to help him.

Investigators say it started when the victim, 50-year-old Scott Sullivan of Rochester, and suspect were on a RTS bus when they got into an argument and began to fight. During the fight, Sullivan was stabbing in the lower body. Police say when one officer attempted to help Sullivan off the ground, he punched an officer in the chest.

Sullivan was arrested and then taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.