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NYPD looking for escaped prisoner

NEW YORK (AP) -- The NYPD is looking for a drug suspect who escaped from police custody and struck an officer with a stolen vehicle.

Police say it happened around 7 p.m. Monday in the Glendale section of Queens.

Police say the suspect, Bryan McMenamin, somehow got away and jumped into a Jeep at 59th Street and Cooper Avenue.

The officer was injured in the leg as he tried to prevent the vehicle from getting away.

McMenamin then allegedly fled on foot. He remained at large on Tuesday.

Police say he was wanted for selling drugs.

The detective was listed in stable condition at a hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

There is no phone listing for a Bryan McMenamin in Glendale.