N. Korea soldier makes dash for South

He’s injured but gets there; American arrested trying to cross control line


Photographs by AP/Yonhap/HONG KI-WON

A South Korean soldier (second from left) stands nearby as medical personnel treat an injured person, believed to be a North Korean soldier, on Monday at a hospital in Suwon, South Korea.

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korean soldiers shot at and wounded a fellow soldier who was crossing a jointly controlled area at the heavily guarded border to defect to South Korea on Monday, the South's military said.

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