Escaped killers on run from New York prison believed armed

Jun 25, 2015

Escaped killers on run from New York prison believed armed

Two U.S. killers on the run from jail are probably armed given the surrounding area is so heavily stocked with weapons and ammunition, police said Wednesday on day 19 of a massive manhunt. Richard Matt, 49, and David Sweat, 35, cut their way out ...

Woods near prison focus of manhunt for escaped killers

Jun 12, 2015

Woods near prison focus of manhunt for escaped killers

Hundreds of law enforcement agents hunting for two upstate New York prison escapees focused their search on Thursday on a heavily wooded area just a few miles from the maximum security facility where they broke out last week, police said. Convicted murderers Richard Matt, ...

Six shot dead, gunman on loose in suburban Philadelphia

Dec 16, 2014

Six shot dead, gunman on loose in suburban Philadelphia

A man killed six people and seriously wounded another in three different homes outside Philadelphia and remained at large hours after the shootings, authorities said Monday. Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman identified the suspect in the shootings in Philadelphia’s northwest suburbs as ...

Jul 12, 2013

100 inmates break out of prison in Indonesia

Around 1,000 Indonesian police and soldiers were hunting Friday for about 100 inmates, including convicted terrorists, who escaped from an overcrowded prison after setting it ablaze in riots that left five dead. The inmates began rampaging through the jail in Medan city on Sumatra ...