FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – An off-duty Broward Sheriff’s deputy was injured after being attacked at an apartment complex in Lauderdale Lakes early Monday.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 5,520 New Cases, 9 Deaths Reported On Sunday
It happened around 3:30 a.m. in a gated apartment complex in the 2700 block of Sommerset Drive.READ MORE: Former President Trump Targets McConnell, Pence During Speech To GOP Donors
“The resident of the home, her ex-boyfriend showed up at the house and became combative. He injured the other male who was inside the property who was an off-duty BSO deputy,” said sheriff’s office spokeswoman Keyla Concepción,
The injured deputy was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with a police escort. The officer suffered serious injuries and is listed as stable.MORE NEWS: ‘Work Gyms’ Helping Remote Employees Be More Productive
The man who attacked him was taken into custody.