Second escapee from New York prison David Sweat was caught by police. On Friday, his partner Richard Matt was shot by police and died.
Second escapee from New York prison David Sweat is caught by police.
35-year-old murderer David Sweat was caught by police near Canadian border.
On Friday, his partner Richard Matt was shot by police and died.
Three weeks ago the most secured Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora announced that two convicted murderers escaped. According to Clinton Correctional Facility officials, they managed to run away through the sewer system. To do this, they got some power tools with the help of which they broke out their cell.
Police organized enormous manhunt to catch two dangerous prisoners.
During the investigation, Joyce Mitchell, a prison worker, was charged for supplying escapees with power tools. However, the woman denies doing it.
Prosecutors think, Mitchell gave the prisoners instruments with the help of which they managed to drill a hole in their cell wall and escape.
Richard Mett was convicted to a life sentence in prison for killing and dismembering of his boss.
Sweat was convicted to life sentence for killing a sheriff’s deputy.