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San Fernando pursuit suspect shot by police

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

November 7, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A pursuit suspect was hospitalized after being shot by San Fernando police Saturday morning.The shooting happened around 9 a.m. near Harps and Second streets.

That's where the pursuit ended after the suspect crashed.

After the crash, the suspect made a run for it, but witnesses said he didn't get far.

"The guy apparently ran from house to house and ended up in a tree, and they shot him out of the tree, and they took him," said witness Junior Lopez.

There is no word yet on what sparked the chase, but officers said the suspect was driving a stolen vehicle.

City News Service contributed to this report.