One Escaped New York Inmate Dead


One of the escaped murderers from a New York prison is dead. Police are still scouring the area for the second inmate still on the run. Police say escaped inmate Richard Matt was shot and killed by police in Malone, New York, northwest of the prison, possibly trying to reach Canada.

Matt was one of the murderers who escaped from a New York prison earlier this month. Police are chasing the other escapee, David sweat. More than 1,100 law enforcement officials are on the manhunt.

Two prison employees are charged in connection to the jailbreak that happened almost three weeks ago.

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