Photo released of Hull Houses burglary suspect who got away during pursuit

Police say the man got away when the cop chasing him was struck by a cab.

Police say the man got away when the cop chasing him was struck by a cab. (2/12/13)

THE BRONX - Authorities have released a surveillance photo of a burglary suspect who escaped arrest when the officer chasing him was struck by a cab.

According to investigators, the man tried to rob an apartment at the Hull Houses in Norwood last week. He fled the scene on foot with an officer at his heels, but the cop was hit while trying to cross Hull Avenue.

The officer was taken to Montefiore Medical Center and is expected to make a full recovery.
 

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