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July 01, 2015
2 convicted murderers practiced night before prison breakout

2 convicted murderers practiced night before prison breakout

David Sweat told police that he masterminded the June 6 escape - Full Story
June 30, 2015
NY prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escapes

NY prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escapes

The Clinton Correctional Facility Superintendent and the Deputy Superintendent are among those on leave - Full Story
June 29, 2015
NY Gov. Cuomo: Escaped prisoners planned on Mexico

NY Gov. Cuomo: Escaped prisoners planned on Mexico

Initially the two convicts planned on fleeing to Mexico, but headed toward Canada on foot when their ride backed out - Full Story
June 28, 2015
2nd inmate in prison break shot, captured

2nd inmate in prison break shot, captured

Convicted murderer David Sweat was shot by police Sunday - Full Story
June 28, 2015
Massive search for escaped killer enters day 23

Massive search for escaped killer enters day 23

Troopers with guns drawn searched a cabin in Malone and other officers carrying rifles manned checkpoints and examined cars - Full Story
June 26, 2015
1 NY inmate escapee fatally shot, other is on run

1 NY inmate escapee fatally shot, other is on run

Richard Matt, one of the prisoners who escaped Clinton Correctional Facility on June 6, has been killed - Full Story
June 26, 2015
Searchers edge north on Day 21 of hunt for NY prison escapees

Searchers edge north on Day 21 of hunt for NY prison escapees

The search had been concentrating on a heavily wooded area 20 miles west of Clinton Correctional Facility - Full Story
June 25, 2015

Arrested prison guard denies knowing of inmates' escape plot

Gene Palmer became the second Clinton Correctional Facility employee to be charged since Richard Matt and David Sweat escaped - Full Story
June 24, 2015
Search for elusive NY inmates goes back to woods

Search for elusive NY inmates goes back to woods

Hundreds of searchers checked ATV trails and logging roads and went door-to-door in far northern New York trying to close in on two murderers - Full Story
June 23, 2015
Governor: DNA miles from prison linked to escaped inmates

Governor: DNA miles from prison linked to escaped inmates

Searchers using dogs and helicopters on Tuesday continued to focus intensely on a heavily wooded area - Full Story



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