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Prison escapee wounded by marshal gunfire

KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.

March 23, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man suspected of escaping from prison was injured by gunfire in Hollywood Wednesday, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.

The shooting occurred near the intersection of Sunset and Wilton at approximately 12 p.m., according to a U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force.

One suspect was hospitalized in unknown condition.

The suspect was wanted for escaping from prison.

No officers were injured in the incident.