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Officer Injured in Home Invasion



    Officer Injured in Home Invasion
    The woman crossing Broadway about 2 a.m. outside the Club Star Gazer when she was hit, said Chula Vista police Lt. Dan Linney.

    An off-duty officer was attacked and injured in his own home and now police are searching for suspects.

    Chula Vista police said one of their officers was rushed by two men after he answered a knock on his door around noon Tuesday.

    The officer said he was expecting a visitor, but instead the men, one of them armed, shoved their way inside.

    The officer was injured when he was pushed down a staircase. The suspects took off on foot. There's no word on a possible motive for the attack.

    The case is under investigation. Anyone with information related to this case is encouraged to call the Chula Vista Police Department at (619) 691-5151.