City of Albany Now that David Sweat is in custody, officials will be looking to him for answers on how he and Richard Matt escaped, and who helped. His cooperation could determine his future behind bars. Sweat was shot and captured near Malone on Sunday and remains in the locked-down trauma unit at Albany Medical Center. 06/29/2015 10:24 PM
Gene Palmer, the corrections officer accused in aiding convicted killers Richard Matt and David Sweat escape from the Clinton County Correctional Facility in Dannemora, waived his right to a preliminary hearing in court Monday afternoon.
Updated 06/29/2015 07:42 PM
People living in the community where the escape and manhunt began are happy the search is finally over, and are able to get their lives back to normal.
06/29/2015 04:36 PM