Second N.Y. escaped killer shot, captured near Canadian border

Jun 29, 2015

Second N.Y. escaped killer shot, captured near Canadian border

A convicted murderer who escaped from a maximum-security New York prison three weeks ago has been shot and captured, authorities and media said Sunday, two days after his fellow escapee was shot dead. David Sweat was wounded just 2 miles (3 km) south of ...

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 ...