NJ cop shot vacationing in the Bahamas

May 16, 2008 8:18:19 AM PDT
A New Jersey police officer is in stable condition this morning after he was shot while on vacation in the Bahamas. Police say the Bergenfield officer, identified as John Casper was shot at point-blank range trying to break up a robbery. He was reportedly with three friends when he came across the robbery already in progress.

According to his friends he confronted one suspect while a second suspect shot Casper in the chest Wednesday night.

There are no words on any arrests.