VENICE, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A Los Angeles police officer is stable Sunday after he was knocked unconscious during an encounter with a burglary suspect.
It happened on the Venice boardwalk Saturday afternoon.
Police say a homeless man tried to run from officers.
They chased him and that's when the suspect got violent with an officer, knocking him unconscious.
The homeless man was taken into custody.
LAPD officer recovering from violent encounter with burglary suspect in Venice