After responded to a call, that a suspicious person made his way into the terminal near the baggage claim area, while confronting the person, he allegedly stabbed one of the officers in the leg at the San Francisco International Airport, on Tuesday afternoon.
The 49-year-old veteran officer was taken to San Francisco General Hospital for treatment of a stab wound that is not believed to be life-threatening, airport spokesman Doug Yakel said. He was treated for lacerations to his hands, neck, face and leg, then released later Tuesday.
The 64-year-old suspect, Dooris Johnston was arrested and booked into the San Mateo County Jail on charges of attempted murder of a police officer and threats to commit violence.
Johnston’s last known address is San Francisco.