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NYPD catches escaped prisoner

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Bryan McMenamin, 38, escaped from police custody in Queens. Bryan McMenamin, 38, escaped from police custody in Queens.
A drug suspect who escaped from police custody and struck an officer with a stolen vehicle has been recaptured.

Bryan McMenamin, 38, somehow got away and jumped into a Jeep at 59th Street and Cooper Avenue at around 7 p.m. Monday in the Glendale section of Queens.

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

McMenamin then allegedly fled on foot.

Police say he was wanted for selling drugs.

The detective was listed in stable condition at a hospital.

Police did not release further details about McMenamin's capture.
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