Man charged with stabbing off-duty officer

October 24, 2008 5:33:05 AM PDT
Police are charging a man accused of stabbing an off-duty Chicago police officer at a River North gas station Thursday night. Police say the stabbing stemmed from a dispute over pumping gas at a gas station at LaSalle and Ontario Thursday night.

The officer suffered cuts to his face and back. The injuries are not life- threatening.

Wendell Edingburg, 55, is charged with aggravated battery.